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Update #8

Hello hello!

I am currently reading the novel Water by Pakistani author Bapsi Sidhwa. This story of realistic fiction follows a little girl forced into an arranged marriage who becomes a widow before she turns ten. 106 more words


Hello, World!

Well hello there! This is the soon-to-exist blog of three geeky geeks and their random adventures in entertainment. The first planned project for this blog is our Disney challenge– watching every film by Walt Disney Animation Studios in the order in which they were released. 127 more words


JM is kinda back…

I am both thrilled and scared. My silly side feels joyful – it’s jumping up and down and celebrates. Lil princess got her way (or so she believes) and is triumphant. 81 more words

Me again! Back in the saddle

I abandoned this blog for some time. The reason – I was off dating scene lately. I guess I must have been hit by the Andrew story more than I realised. 188 more words

Begum Rokeya (1880 - 1932)

The first ever prolific Islamic feminist, Begum Rokeya Sakhawat Hussain (বেগম রোকেয়া সাখাওয়াৎ হুসাইন) was a Bengali writer and activist who championed girls’ education nearly a century before the incomparable Malala Yousafzai was born. 387 more words


Chocolate and pear muffins with cake crumbs and cocoa nibs

I had a baking mishap* and ended up with quite a lot of chocolate cake crumbs. Not wanting to waste perfectly good cake crumbs, I took inspiration from… 530 more words

Quick Eats

In the Age of Nasty Women

After Qiu Jin

Don’t tell me a woman

must be a damsel in distress,

when we alone win a war every minute,

every moon.

From pink nails… 157 more words