You have been away so long, so far that now even your sight irritates me.
It was warm inside; sort of getting unbearable to stay in any longer so I let myself out to take in a breath of fresh air, but the atmosphere outside was even more unpleasant. I moved my head up as if to find the reason of this bitter weather and noticed that some gloomy grayish-white… Read More A new face of clouds
A child with sparkling eyes and rough hair was quite busy playing with mud and creating some fascinating things out of it when a woman’s voice detached him from his playful activity. ‘Come back here, don’t do that! What will people think! They would call you a nasty little thing and no one would play… Read More The so-called ‘people’
‘Lahore is under siege! We are under attack!’ read the text message on a certain person’s phone. The phone owner hurriedly switched on the television, clicked the remote a few times to find his favourite news channel and seated himself on a comfy couch all set to watch some distressing scenes taking place in his… Read More Living among the living..
What compelled me to write tonight is that milky white almost perfect round object lighting up the whole of the sky. The moon which captivated my totally tonight! so much so that I was constantly looking at it and it was glaring back at me with more or less same admiration. The full moon that my eyes… Read More Weird attraction
I believe music, and more specifically songs have a very special effect on human mind, feelings and behaviour. Sometimes a particular song reminds of a memory that we hold dear. A song can actually create the whole scene in our mind and thus allows us the chance of re-enjoying the moment that has passed long… Read More A Melancholic thought..
Had a long emotional discussion with a good old friend vibby last night 25 Oct 09, 2 am.. discussed emotions crazy emotions, attachment, love, pain, music, affection, people, politics, life, death.. and what not! And i believe in an hour or so we talked so much gosh.. hell of a discussion it was and it… Read More Humans and emotions..
With my eyes closed I find myself slowly humming to the song ‘Aey merey piyare watan’ by Ustaad Amanat Ali Khan, being played on television in the next room. I heard my mother praising the voice and claiming it a timeless song in the history of Pakistan. No doubt, the song has an unusual effect… Read More Aey watan Pak watan