'Ala Saleeb al-Ibda' (On the Cross of Creativity)
by Zeinab Al-Bahrani, Cairo: Shams for Publishing and Media, 2012. 184pp.
The latest book by Saudi author and journalist, Zeinab Al-Bahrani, is subtitled, "When creatives share their pains." Exploring questions of creativity, the book includes interviews and views of over 40 Arab intellectuals, writers and artists from 11 different Arab countries reflecting various age groups, talents and experiences.
The book is dedicated to "Every creative who shared my journey looking for an answer," and a special dedication to the Bahraini writer Abdel-Aziz Al-Mawsawy for encouraging her journalism talent.