Comments, Words and Palastine: No I’m Okay.

There come days when life hits you so hard that every hill you ever transgressed is reduced to a pile of ashes, when you jump across rocks and tumble down from a pebble, and then life gets the last laugh (annd tust me, life looks every ugly while laughing. Kinda like that monstrous one of … Continue reading Comments, Words and Palastine: No I’m Okay.

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One Lovely Blog Award

I appreciate  Peter Adewumi for nominating me for The One Lovely Blog Award, this is the first nomination. His blog is awesome, you can visit it here. The Rules: Thank the person that nominated you and provide a link to their blog. List the rules. Display the award on your post of the award. List seven facts about … Continue reading One Lovely Blog Award

Reply: do read if your comment here went unnoticed

Recently, I got a very lovely comment on my blog post "The Shoeless Kid". I was typing a relpy on my new mobile when I accidentally clicked the delete button. I haven't got a hang of writing using a mobile yet, and that might be why my thumb carelessly pressed the trash button. I don't … Continue reading Reply: do read if your comment here went unnoticed

Burhan Wani

On my way to the academy this morning, I passed by this board that swang between two trees. I ignored it, considering it another marketing add, the ones that adorn every corner of Pakistan. It reappeared as we turned for Karachi company (a sort of market), and then again on the back of a punlic … Continue reading Burhan Wani

The Shoeless Kid

Two days ago, on Chaand raat*, I walked the richest streets of Islamabad for some last minute shopping, when I found this kid hugging the bed of the concrete floor. He slept a little far from his Burqa-ed mother, his eyes shut, his body curved into a comma. The mother held out a few miswaks … Continue reading The Shoeless Kid