Wasted Love

I had to wait until the truth dripped from your mouth. How long did you have to keep all of it inside? Your diversified excuses of not being able to see me, Were you worried that I will see your eyes? Oh, you knew that I would read your lies. Don't brag and boast about …

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Woebegone (a story about the death of my chicken)

Yesterday I came back home from college and my mother announced to me that one of the chicken fell off the window. And you must know that we live on the last floor, that is the fourth one of the building. She had kept them in the planted pots to eat the tiny insects. She …

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Ek khat baba ke liye

Pyare baba, Aj bohot dino baad aapko likh rahi hu. Mujhe yaqeen hai ki aap tak meri duaaein pahochti hongi. Ummeed hai ki iss duniya ki kashmakash se ek behtar jagah mei aap chain o sukoon ki chadar odhe hue ho. Inn teen saalon me kya kuch ho gaya baba. Main toh waqt se pehle …

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Life Update 0.2

Two years have completely passed since I graduated and now when I look back, I so much realize that I am proud, and not so proud of most things that I did in the past years. *ugh. cringe content incoming.* A lot of you who are reading this must be knowing that my Dad passed …

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Where have I been?

Date 10th May 2019 Time: 5:47 a.m. I decided to keep my blog active since the day I started it. And, it doesn't surprise me that I have failed miserably at doing so. I have been going through a lot of stuff that makes my mental health weak, and my will to do anything, weaker. …

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I have made a Youtube Channel

Hey Guys, I know it has been a long time. I haven't been here for a long time now. The last blog Update was possibly about the story behind my zines. I will soon be making a video on how To make one for your own. InshaAllah. So this update is just about me working …

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The Right Escape – A zine by Hajra A. Shaikh

On a random day, I came across a post on Instagram about a zine. The person was selling it for 110/-₹. I never knew what a zine was so I was desperate to know what it is. It kinda looked like a book. I was ready to spend my money on it. So I got …

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The Rain in Mumbai is here in the Blessed month of Ramzan.

Ramadhan Mubarak to all of you here. May peace and blessings of Allah be upon you. It is the month of Ramadhan. and it is the time for me to uplift my faith and my practice in Islam. I am fasting and everything around is so peaceful. And yes, not forgetting to mention that the …

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Before I go – 1

Maybe, if all of it stayed; I would have never realized that waiting hours for someone to respond to your text messages and calls just because they tell you they love you does not actually mean that they do. Just because they tell you that they need you, does not imply that it is a necessity to do what they want you to...And maybe, if all of it stayed, I wonder that I would have never realized that I was being manipulated all this while.