hiraeth(n.) a homesickness for a home to which you cannot return, a home which maybe never was; the nostalgia, the grief, the yearning for the lost spaces of your past. “Go back to where you came from!” I wish I could. But my home is burning. And I’m aching for the beautiful place my home […]Read more "Before The War Came"
I never really understood what this meant. Never tried to. For me, home meant a pair of arms, a shoulder to cry on, a back to take support on. It meant a repository of inside jokes, secret smiles, and twinkling eyes. It was a listening ear, sweet words, and no judgments.Read more "You Can’t Make Homes Out of Human Beings"
For all those going through a rough time in their lives, and feel hopeless and frustrated, stop for a while, and breath. That’s it. Take a deep breath. Another. And another.Read more "For All Those Going Through a Rough Time"
From Air-Hostess to a Journalist, I’ve thought about a lot of professions.Read more "A List of Professions I Once Considered"
I have been there before. This was the first thought I had as I woke up. I have been there before. That, and the smell of metal. The way your hands would smell when you hold a metal pole for too long. Damn, I’m getting nostalgic about metal poles. But it’s been so long […]Read more "I Have Been There Before"
Shamelessly following popular blogging trends, here I am putting my life up for display in a glass case. Since a lot of people may not know me irl (no you do not, I made sure of that), here are some facts about me and also a few awards. In case you haven’t read my about page, I […]Read more "13 Things To Know About Me (+Awards)"
This post comes a bit late cos my man Shaytan is out now so I was busy sinning (it’s a joke) (i even sinned in Ramadan when he was locked up). Yeah so whatever. Okay so this is two looks because I dressed up twice on two days, the main Eid day and the next day, […]Read more "Eid-ul-Fitr: Two Days Two Looks"
Last day of Ramaddaaannn! It has been one heck of a month and yet it went by too soon. Getting ready for Eid. Currently applying Henna on my right hand, which means typing with only one hand and relying on AutoCorrect to not let me down. This is the last post in the Ramadan Diary […]Read more "Ramadan Diary: Day 29"
Y’all pray for me, ain’t nothing wrong with me just need your prayers. Also I’m trying to get skin-ready for Eid, so a prayer that I wake up on Eid with clear skin will be highly appreciated. How I look for Eid makeup ideas and inspirations on Pinterest knowing that I’m going to stick to […]Read more "Ramadan Diary:Day 28"
Here is a tiny hamster eating a tiny snack on a tiny swing in a tiny playground via unrelatableuserboxes | Tumblr And here are baby cheetahs who look like kittens via comeon-letsgoandplay | TumblrRead more "Ramadan Diary: Day 27"