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Letter to The Followers

Letter to The Followers

Greetings… My Dear Readers, and Followers! I am writing this letter to you sitting on the same seat in the same spot of my apartment from where I make all postings to my blog, Abida is in Kitchen for dinner and Mizhgan is asleep. It has been a slow day followed by a silent, strange eve, now evolving into a … Continue reading

Arid Days and Barren Nights

Arid Days and Barren Nights

In simple words, they call it ‘Writer’s Block’ . . . I started writing in 1992 when I was in grade two, it was an article about the invention of matchstick, the publication of this little article on matchstick lit the writing fire inside me and I continued sending my flames (pun intended) to different magazines … Continue reading

Legends and The Legacy

Legends and The Legacy

What else could I have inherited from a tribe of poets and writers except the literary heirloom?! My forefathers came from India empty-handed (The 1947 divide) , they started their life from the scratch for settling down in different cities of Pakistan, mostly in Rawalpindi and Karachi. Although all of the assets and property was left behind in Amroha , … Continue reading

FM Nostalgia

FM Nostalgia

Memories are always super-sonic! “Clack” , the old, rusty padlock greeted me with excitement as I forcefully twisted the only key available to access the abandoned house. For a couple of moments, everything remained silent. I felt as someone with dark eyes was staring at me from the neem tree in the right corner of the … Continue reading

The lost ‘W’

The lost ‘W’

Winds of memories touched my soul when I just put this WordPress ‘W’ as my blog’s background image! Of all the alphabets, I think I got straightaway familiar with ‘W’ when my schooling started. It was much easier to remember as it was an ‘M’ upside down and I started putting every alphabet upside down to see … Continue reading

The Blog of a Pharaoh

The Blog of a Pharaoh

Hello World! I am Ramesses II , The Pharaoh, The King! Writing this post from the under world… which is soooo under the world… and black…. and … it stinks too! Today I was granted one wish in return of a ‘once-done-good-deed’ in the world above. As I am in the “C” Class of the … Continue reading

The “Bl’awkward” Moment!

The “Bl’awkward” Moment!

I am again finding myself in the same awkward moment! I started blogging (tried to) in 2009, created three blogs (with much difficulties) with unique names and every time found myself trapped in the awkward moment when your own blog looks like a monster to you and you can not find enough words to communicate with … Continue reading