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An Anachronism of Sorts

Poem by
Mar 5 · 6 min read

At first, I simply thought I didn’t matter. Not necessarily because my voice, being so soft, was ignored or spoken over whenever it...

The Hourglass

Poem by
Nov 28, 2013 · 3 min read

How I longed to live in those moments that passed. Though stationary I sat, inside I was going fast. For I was an hourglass of trickling...

Who is in Control?

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Story by
Mar 19, 2013 · 5 min read

09:46 – I wasn’t getting any closer to my destination. I was still on the bus, stuck in traffic. I had left extra early to be on time...

A Soul’s Showpiece

Essay by
Feb 11, 2013 · 5 min read

It stood gracefully on a shelf of an antique wooden cabinet – a showpiece in the shape of a heart bordered with Swarovski diamonds. Its...

The Finish Line

Poem by
Dec 25, 2012 · 3 min read

Tasks and assignments piled high Due dates and deadlines on the rise Not a moment to stop, to think of life I race through my time: The...

Quantum Barakah

Memoir by
Feb 7, 2012 · 5 min read

“All right, everyone. Let’s recite Surah Al-Asr before we finish class,” I announced to thirteen pairs of brown eyes staring up at...

Painting Time

Poem by
Dec 13, 2011 · 1 min read

I’m wasting colours, painting time, Throwing the pen in the air, Slicing okra in the orange-faded Kitchen, watching the thirds tessellate...

Living Life to the Fullest

Memoir by
Dec 11, 2011 · 4 min read

Last week, my sister and I went out for a walk and began to discuss our experiences at school. I loved speaking to her since I could talk...

Don’t Inform Me

Essay by
Aug 24, 2011 · 4 min read

This is a rant. This is a rant of a young man angry at the age he lives in. In this anger, there is not harshness; rather it is an anger of...

The Extra Mile

Essay by
Apr 4, 2010 · 6 min read

Ever wondered what was the difference between an ordinary person and an extraordinary person? It’s just that one remained ordinary,...

Get Your Game On

Memoir by
Apr 1, 2010 · 3 min read

Ever since I was young, my parents never allowed me to get a game console. Never. Whether it be Super Nintendo, Nintendo 64, GameCube, Sega...