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patience

Silence Saves The Enemy

"Hushing" others when it comes to talking about certain topics is not something new in Pakistan. It's been that way for a long, long time.
Whether it is women who have been victims of rape and harassment or whether its domestic disputes,…

Half Truth or Whole Lie

Critical discussion over Pakistani dramatization with a friend turned to a heated debate. Undoubting the status and reward associated with patience from religious frame of reference, I had a contradictory standpoint from her in the…

The Boy on the Bus – A True Story

I think gravity does not exist.... And humans are bolted down, by the weight of their burdens. At times we think all lessons have been learnt and all questions have been answered. That is exactly when life, secretly, cunningly, oils its…

Moonlight

In the darkness of night, I was in my room, sitting at the coach near the window and feeling bad about things, persons and situations. There everything was terrible for me, the darkness, the night, the mind, the thoughts and the emotions,…