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End of this Blog

Dear TW readers, Thank you so much for all your support and kind words. When I started the blog, I was in a terrifying place trying to get my life and the pieces of my heart back together, however sappy that sounds. It helped a great deal and many of you have seen the transformation […]

Glorified past

Why is it that we glorify our heartbreaks and undermine our present? It occurred to me while I was busy thinking about how difficult the heartbreak was for me emotionally. And how easy it seems to love a person who denied me and said he did not love not need me as compared to someone […]

The ‘other’

What to do when we have feelings for someone who is already in a relationship? Or even married? If you related to that question, please take a deep breath and step back (in your mind) from this situation. Try to view it objectively and with detachment (not saying it’s easy). Let’s be clear. There are all […]

How gay is Pakistan?

Going through the Netflix videos I had added to my list, I came across the documentary that I was so interested in – ‘How gay is Pakistan’. I wondered if a white person visited the country, perhaps an American and asked about the gay scene in the country. I was pleasantly surprised to see a […]

A lifelong commitment

I took a Reiki Level 1 course last year in June. It was a great start to a new eye-opening journey. It was just the start. Since then I have done several courses including Reiki Level 2, dowsing, crystal healing, took magical and helpful meditation techniques which are very effective. Through this ongoing journey, I learned […]

A new beginning

I believe in chances.
Unlimited chances.
Because that’s what life and this amazing world offers us.
Unlimited experiences, lessons, beauty and moments to be grateful for.

Sickness and dreams coming true

You know how we can take a day off when we’re sick and it’s called ‘sick leave’? Well, ‘we’ don’t. The company I work for does not have that concept. If I’m sick, I have to go to a proper hospital (clinics won’t do), get a medical certificate, whether it is for the flu or […]

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