THE DRUNK FEMALE PAKISTANI MUSLIMS

It came to me as a surprise when two men were hit by a car driven by a woman accompanied by two other female friends, in an alleged state of intoxication, and the focal point of the incident was the fact that these females were drunk Pakistani Muslims. As I watched the live video footage … Continue reading THE DRUNK FEMALE PAKISTANI MUSLIMS

MARRIAGE – TWENTY SEVEN & COUNTING

"What?! You're still not married? How old are you now?" Thank you for your concern in my personal affairs. Thank you for taking the time out from your busy schedule to remind me that I am not yet married. Because surprisingly enough until you mentioned it,  it hadn't crossed my mind. You see it's easy … Continue reading MARRIAGE – TWENTY SEVEN & COUNTING

CHILDREN OF WAR

  “Mum, why are you not speaking?” She pulls her child close, rests his head upon her chest, turning his face away from her cheeks, tears rolling from her eyes as she silently weeps.   The house they once called home, is now a cemetery where her remaining family sleeps.   Her heart rages inside, … Continue reading CHILDREN OF WAR

WAR

What is it that carries us through the whirlwinds of life? Is it the ones that we love that give us the strength to survive? Or is it our careers? Is it our faith? What is it? Ever wonder how people fight battles on a daily basis. Heartbreak, illness, death, finance, job loss. All different, … Continue reading WAR

THE SILENT WITNESS

"In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends."- Martin Luther King, Jr. I have heard this quote many a times, however I found that Clint Smith brought this to life, in his spoken word piece presented as part of TED Talks. Being a regular viewer … Continue reading THE SILENT WITNESS