Soy Colombiano

Since everyone in Pakistan seems to be in love with the Netflix’s recent show Narcos, I thought this would be the best time to share my personal experience of living in a country that most of my friends only associate with Pablo Escobar.…

Dare to take the road less travelled

It amuses me to see how almost every debate taking place around us involves the comparison of Western culture with our own. I do not see any harm in preserving traditions and saving them from the relatively more dominating cultures…

7-day journey of DYOT Anarkali video

Day 1 I loved it. I simply loved seeing a couple of women dancing it off in the middle of Anarkali. The first time I saw the video, I immediately shared it with my sister who lives in Lahore. She pointed out that the song they danced to…

Paki on the road

During the last three years, I have introduced myself more times than I had ever done before. My introductions also changed a little. After telling my name, I was always expected to tell my nationality. When you are on the road, people want…