The Crossroads of Life

I’ve always been a pretty straightforward person. My whole life has been a series of blacks and whites – no grey. I can say so with certainty that even if I did accidentally slip into the grey area, I slipped out as quickly. It comes as a surprise to me at this point in life […]

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What Makes People Want Love

What exactly is it that makes two people click? Is it the pheromones or something else? Something deeper? I’ve always contemplated the idea of a greater love, a love that transcends beyond the physical realm and sets deep into your soul. Call me a romantic – I think romantic comedies set in New York City […]

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Some Flowers Bloom in April

So you decided yesterday. You decided you no longer wanted to be a part of this world so you left for the next. They say not all flowers bloom in April, some take their time. You took your time, a brief moment and decided you had done blooming, this April the flowers refused to bloom. […]

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Dear God

“Dear God, put your kind hands on us, bless us and keep us safe from all harms forever” this is the prayer that we said in the afternoon before we left the classroom to head home. I studied in a Convent and these daily rituals shaped the individual that I am today, so much that […]

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Experiences That Shape Us

In order to love who you are, you cannot hate the experiences that shaped you.”- Unknown I read this quote today on the Gratitude app for iOS. It really resonated with me on a deep level. It talks about embracing the good and bad, accepting your past experiences and loving yourself regardless of how things […]

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Suga Suga

Suga Suga how you get so fly, Suga Suga how you get so fly…I can’t help but sing this song right now. I opened a tin of Jaffa Cakes that I was fortunate enough to find at Shams on my trip to Islamabad back in December. Jaffa Cakes bring back so many memories, but mostly […]

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The Child Within

As the birthday wishes poured in so did the inspiration behind this blogpost. I wonder if the child inside us ages as the years progress? I have asked myself this question many times and I haven’t quite figured it out. I feel that we don’t let our inner child breathe the way it is meant […]

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