Today I am truly shameful for calling myself a Pakistani. 17 years ago, a friend confided in me that she was an Ahmedi. “Please don’t tell anyone, my mother forbade me to tell this to anyone” At 13 she trusted me with her secret. At 13, I didn’t know why she felt she needed to… Read More Deeply shameful Naya Pakistan
Every 3rd answer that I read is now not only anonymous but is also written by a 24,25,26 year old female unmarried/married working for an MNC/studying in a university(IIT/engineering) having sex or involved in fifty shades of sexual activity you only find in smut literature. HONESTLY WHERE HAS THE CREATIVITY GONE? Is Quora now honestly… Read More Is Quora another stop shop for pervy Indian men?
Give yourself a pat on the back, Pakistan. You did it. 5 years and we are mere hours away from electing a democratic government. Well done! Whoever you vote for tomorrow (AND YOU MUST VOTE) do it because you feel right about your chosen candidate. You had FIVE years to mull over who is worthy… Read More Congratulations Pakistan
Is it true that as you grow older your feelings and emotions become less and less? Do you start to become immune or numb to the tragedy around you? I lost three members of my immediate family in less than a year. My grandmother and my two young cousins (my father’s nieces). While I felt… Read More Senile
His M, He thought he was cheating on you with me. That should have stopped me. That should have been a good reason for me to let go of my hand in his. But he kept holding it. And I never had the courage in me to unwrap his fingers around mine. He said those… Read More Love letters to the woman he loved – Vol I
I hate that you ruined my favorite perfume for me I cannot enjoy the fragrance without being transported back into your car I hate that I cannot steal your books anymore There was never a book I did not enjoy that had your fingerprints on it I hate that I can never walk in the… Read More 10 Things I Hate About You
We all lie. Let’s admit it. But continuously living with one is something not all of us do. It’s a terrible thing to carry with you. And with time it becomes more of something that you are hiding rather than lying about. I have been hiding/lying about a secret my entire life. That’s close to… Read More Living with a lie
I read Me Before You a while back and I had trouble understanding Will’s predicament. He wanted to die. He was wheelchair bound, unable to move any part of his body but could only hear, see and speak. He wanted to kill himself to rid himself and his family the ‘misery’ he was trapped in.… Read More How do you stop them from wanting to die?