There are no ordinary moments Every minute a decree is being fulfilled Every minute a truth is unfolding A choice is being made Either you’re against your destiny or for it How does one stay on the path? Ask God to guide you constantly As this life is slippery All it takes is a small […]Read more "There Are No Ordinary Moments"
My heart begins to pound slightly as I open up the majestic WordPress app, my stomach filled with butterflies and dozens of thoughts rush through my mind like a bee stampede. Every new idea that rushes through the corners of my mind gives of a buzzing sound which makes me feel exhilarated. It’s been FIVE […]Read more "The Return of the Seeker"
When I left this blog I was just a child, a child who had not experienced life at its core and all its wonderful fruits or its harsher realities. Since then, God has made sure I experience both. Since then God has put me on a journey filled with turmoil that ultimately led to an […]Read more "Youth vs Grace"
We South Asians are experts in creating double standards when it comes to gender. I have been conscious of how my culture defines different expectations based on gender. A man and woman’s treatment no doubt is world apart in my culture. Let’s focus on the matter of marriage for now. There was a female relative […]Read more "The Double Standard’s in South Asian Culture."
It’s beautiful to see people in love as in this day and age love is becoming rarer to find. But what completely pees me off is when couples constantly boast about their significant other, or when they just can’t stop associating their significant other with everything they talk about, there’s also the quoting business “he/she […]Read more "Preserving Your Relationship Is The Best Way Forward (Plus It Makes You Less Annoying)"
It bothers me when anything promotes the outdated philosophy that only having a boyfriend or girlfriend is way to everlasting contentment or the idea that only being in love with someone will make that empty feeling go away. This old-fashioned belief focuses way too much on attachment. I don’t believe as independent beings, we should […]Read more "The Empty Space We Feel Inside Us."
Interracial marriages within the Pakistani community don’t always go down as smoothly as they should. It often becomes a huge challenge to marry someone who is not the same ethnicity as us. Convincing parents and other family members as well as asking for your relationship to be accepted can feel like walking up a long […]Read more "What culture says about interracial marriages compared to what religion says?"