Threshold

I entered your cold grey home, I am here yet it is as I never arrived. I knocked your door and you let me in So why do you make me feel like an intruder? I am too foreign for home Too western for motherland. Caught in between hosts as a guest. You have the…

Friendships

  Not everyone deserves your friendship and loyalty. They may be nice and a good person but that doesn’t mean they would go through the same lengths you would. It may get boring and lonely at times, but it is better than aching when you need someone and they never bothered to check up on…

Faith

  I am not poor Nor am I rich But I have faith And that is enough wealth to last me in this world.  

Beam

Sometimes in these jostling days You feel so empty and numb Where you just want to crawl and daze You feel so faded, sunk. Wishing for something You are not even sure it exists. Maybe tomorrow the storm will pass by And the sun will smile Or maybe it’ll be another stormy day. But you…

Trip to Attock

Since  graduating this July, I have been meaning to go visit my grandfather and few relatives who live in Attock, Pakistan. The last time I went there was in 2011, so one can imagine I had not seen my grandfather for that long. It is in fact the longest time that I had gone without visiting…

Forgive and Forget

There are many sayings out there about how sharp our tongues can be which I am every now and then reminded of. Last night I was going through my old pictures and found some great memories of my friends and me over the last couple of years. As you can imagine I was grinning and…

Top 5 things to do in Dubai

Few cities in the world can offer the same variety of attractions as Dubai, a destination where natural landscapes can be found next to modern skyscrapers, ample shopping and contrasting experiences. Take for example a one day itinerary; in the morning, you can visit the world’s tallest building, spend the afternoon in an underwater zoo…