R goes to school 

it’s a big day in my life and a very important one in his.  R goes to school, first official day at school. My young man, the Apple of my eye.   I went to drop them off, waved goodbye, and hoped that he make lots of new friends, learn all sorts of cool stuff, and […]

Some beautiful poetry to break the silence

Tonight I can write the saddest lines. Write, for example,’The night is shattered and the blue stars shiver in the distance.’ The night wind revolves in the sky and sings. Tonight I can write the saddest lines. I loved her, and sometimes she loved me too. Through nights like this one I held her in […]

Udasiyon Ka Sabab Jo Likna, To Ye Bhi Likhna, K Chand Taarey, Shahaab Aankhein Badal Gai Hain Woh Zinda Lamhey, Jo Teri Rahon Mein, Terey Aanay K Muntazir They, Wo Thak K Saayon Mein Dhal Gaay Hain, Wo Teri Yaadein, Khayal Terey, Wo Ranj Terey, Malaal Terey, Wo Teri Aankhein, Sawal Terey, Wo Tum Se […]

Kuch nahin kehna

Hum ney soch Rakha hai Chahay dil kee har khawhish Zindagi kee aankhon sey Ashak ban key beh jaaay Ghar kee saari deewaren Chhat samait gir jaaen Or bey muquddar hum Iss badan key malbay mein Khud hee kiyun na dab jaaen Tum sey kuch nahein kehna Kaisee neend thee apni Kaisay Khawab thay apnay […]

Father’s Day- 2014

Time of the year when kids make their dad feel super heroes… This reminded me of my dad. My dad is not someone who would say “I love you” very frequently to his kids. He never brought those words in all those years I’ve spent with him. But it never ceased him from carrying me […]

T’s issues in read/write workshop

So T has a problem focusing. She’s above grade level in reading but guesses half the story instead of reading it. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder- is what her teacher has sent me an article on. I know T is a clever girl and I’ve to prove a clever mom. So now on my daughter had […]

Condemning the attack on Raza Rumi

I highly condemn the attack on Raza Rumi and stand in solidarity with him. Everybody has the right to voice their thoughts through whatever channel they can. Sadly the nation we’re evolving into ( have evolved into) believes that bullets are the only solution to everything. Real people talk. Real people stand for their believes. […]

Women in this society

I hardly get to watch TV, specifically drama serials. But since I’m at home I got a chance to watch this Pakistani drama series which has left me thinking of how fake the society is. Not that I’m not familiar to it, but just a reminder of how men treat women, disrespect them and take […]