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giving thanks.

Save for denting (badly; forever sobbing) my barely-two-weeks-old new car, it has actually been an amazingly wonderful week spent with immediate family and friends. Plenty transitional changes taking place in my life of late but I’m grateful, … 46 more words

Life In Moments

"...because aren't we all, in our own ways, constantly seeking to give ourselves away?"

“I think, in the duration of our lives – we’ll come across several people with whom we’ll experience an emotional intimacy. People with whom we connect with on an emotional, sometimes even spiritual, level.

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Here's to A Year of Yes!

Your life has to many ‘but’s. Drop them.”

…from the wise words of my mentor, also my constant and voice of reason who’s always reminding me that while the circumstances in our lives may not be in our control – how we choose to view and therefore respond to them is up to us(

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THEATRE REVIEW: The Homecoming starring John Simm and Gemma Chan


WHERE: Trafalgar Studios

WHEN: 19/11 runs to 13/2

This 50th anniversary production of Harold Pinter’s unsettling play has attracted a stellar cast including Gemma Chan (who starred in Channel Four’s… 200 more words


head, meet scarf.

I’ve decided to wear the headscarf – or hijab, its Arabic term – starting tomorrow; technically today, since it’s 53 minutes past midnight as I write this sentence. 907 more words

Life In Moments

"It is a curious thing, growth."

It is a curious thing, growth. Growing up. Adulthood.

No one ever said growing up would be easy, but neither did they teach us how to navigate through it and come out o-k-a-y. 829 more words

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"Look how vulnerable we are... and we think love alone will raise us above all tides."

Personal history has an extremely funny way of repeating itself.

Two Saturday ago, I landed in a foreign land to news of a turn-of-event that shook status quo, and a week later I woke up to news that threatened to redefine status quo entirely. 460 more words

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