Tag Archive | life


Life happens. Everybody knows that right… A lot of good things happen: promotions, births, lottery wins. Bad things happen too. I’m talking injuries, loss of property, death of a loved one. And these things tend to shape the people we become. To be more precise, the way these things affect us and the way we […]


It has been almost a month since I posted something up! Well, this hiatus is officially over. Many things happened in these four weeks: the last holy days of Ramadhan, then Eid celebrations and spending time with that side of the family (I tell you, no place does Eid festivals like Mombasa!) I got to […]


Do you ever wake up some days and feel ‘unattractive’? You look into the mirror and nothing you do to yourself makes you feel pretty. Even if you did the same thing you did that day you went out and was on top of the world. Have you ever opened your closet and stared endlessly […]

Lost but Found 2

I know I know I have been away for far too long. A lot was going on. I was not in balance with my three selves; my spiritual, health and psychological self. It has come to my knowledge that if any of these three entities are not steady, I am most likely to fall apart. […]

The Little things in life…

My alarm went off at 6.00 am! And after pressing the snooze button several times, I got out of bed 30 minutes later. After performing my prayers, I pulled back the window curtains and opened the windows. While at it, it downed on me that it’s been almost 3 weeks since I was situated in […]

Reasons Part II : My Love For Reading…

Twenty. Those are the number of novels I have read in the last two months. I know, even I can’t believe this is humanly possible, considering I still have a life; and I have been living it. But it is! Only two were hard copies though. You know, the tree-turned-to-paper hard covered books. The rest […]

Reasons Part I: I gotta snap out of it

I’m hiding. I don’t know why. Okay maybe I do. I’m a bit anxious about…well, everything. So I’m hiding away. Hiding behind my novels, behind that nice movie, behind that interesting chat with that guy, behind my endless shopping. Chatting away like I have no worries in the world. Acting like I have everything under […]