TIMELINES

There is a time for everything. Sounds cliché? Just because a phrase is overused doesn’t mean it’s a cliché, and because a phrase is a cliché doesn’t mean it isn’t true.
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From the Virus to the Vaccine

First does of Vaccination- 26th January,2021 27th January 6:00 am, I woke up to a normal day and began my morning routine and just before I could leave, my brother asks me to check if he has a high temperature. He was warmer than usual. Was he Covid positive? What would happen if he was,…

2020, What did we learn?

10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 BOOM !!!!! Didn’t we all wait for this time, all year? We sure did and we all know why. So learning about the facts of 2020, I found something. 2020 was a leap year! I bet most of you are still unaware of this. Only thing unique about it, there were 29 weeks in…

To fear or not to fear – Days of self Quarantine

I messaged my friend at 6:00 p.m. and said: “I’ll talk to you in a bit, I have to go get some groceries with mum because the lockdown starts at 8:00”.  After I sent that message, I paused to think, ‘what did I just write.’ Am I really a part of this, we’re a part…

Let down your net

Tired of waiting, God wants to use your waiting.Trusting God in the waiting is what leads him to take you out into the deep. In the deep, he can show you why things aren’t working. In the deep he can tell you to cast your nets on the other side this time.

A lot can happen in a year

August 19, 2019 – packing bags to catch my flight to Munich,Germany. August 19, 2020 – stepping out with a sigh of relief from one of the many Covid testing centres in UAE. A week back we were officially informed by our organisation to get a mandatory Covid test before we re-start School. What, a…

The Season

Have you ever closely observed the transitional process of one season turning into another? If not, keep reading. You know they say change is the only constant. Being kind of an observationalist, I tend to observe how a year is filled with various seasons and how each of them uniquely work together to complete the…

Where do I belong?

Imagine how would the world be like if God gave us 3 options to pick a family? I’d pick the one where I turned out to be the spoiled princess. If only we lived in a fantasy world. I never got to choose where I would be born and live for the rest of my…

From one soul to many  

    To be able to express yourself can be an option, a choice or sometimes a restriction. When I analyze myself, I am an expressive person who loves to interact, socialize, party you name it.  But on the other hand, I am one of those people who have rarely cried in front of her…

When I crossed the border

There are always two sides of everything  In my story, there are two sides of a border- India AND Pakistan. I was five when my dad use to share with me his childhood memories from back home in Pakistan and I would get all excited and imagine the other side as an unreachable destination. He…