As just another woman trying to make something of myself in this world, I need to do so much better.
Keeping yourself alive is really hard. My life is defined by numbers; my age, my pin number, my credit score, the amount of boyfriends I may have had, the amount of nudes I have taken, […]
Three Christmas’s ago, I formed a friendship with a wonderful man who I eventually fell in love with. He helped me to become a better Muslim and helped me gain more confidence in myself as […]
My school experience (as some of you may have read in previous posts) was quite tough for me. So it was only a matter of time before I started acting out. I was angry about a lot of things. I had deep, emotional issues that I had no idea how to deal with. I didn’t really realise the seriousness of the situation and how toxic my thought process was until now…
A generation of children born without speech, without language, without communication.
They can’t tell you their story – but the parents, doctors, inventors, cult leaders and vigilantes touched by the phenomenon can.
My life is a business therefore, I must do things that will be the most profitable for me. That’s what I’ve started telling myself. And the more I think about it the more I realise it’s helping me make much better decisions in life.
It seems quite easy to forget that the online relationships we form are such a new and important aspect of how human communication and attachments and bonding have evolved. So, it’s only natural that it […]
I first started becoming interested in photography not through the pictures I took but through the pictures my mum had taken of us as children. Mummaji was really big on photos and loved to capture every moment. Thank goodness for this because we have some really lovely stills of some of our most cherished memories and who wouldn’t want that?
The story of Devdas and Paro, some might argue, is the greatest love story ever told. Originally written by Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay at the age of 17, the story has seen many stage and film adaptations. The original novel was written in Bengali and set in Tal Sonapur, West Bengal where the two lovers share a childhood.
When I read my first graphic novel, I was astonished at how impressive I found the piece of work before me. The artwork and imagination that had gone into portraying a simple story truly blew me away. It was of course the work of Chris Ware that had me feeling this way. Since reading his graphic novel Building Stories, I went on to discover some wonderful pieces of work within this genre.