The Moth

I was first introduced to The Moth concept when a friend shared a video on Facebook. It was a short video of a woman who was sharing her immigrant experience. She was on stage and shared her experience with a large group of audience. However, her experience wasn’t just another short story. Her story was…

Meeting Madiha Asif

The HardWorking – Madiha Asif – CEO and Founder Little Explorers Daycare If there is one life story that teaches us what persistence, perseverance and diligence is about, it’s Madiha’s. Little Explorers would not have been conceived without the lady behind it. A much-needed day care and activity centre, right in the core of DHA,…

The Man in the Black Boots: Remembering APS Tragedy

[The world was a witness to the massacre that took place at the army school in the city of Peshawar in Pakistan. 140 children were mercilessly killed  by militants. These young children had to face death in such a cruel manner, that we are still reeling in from shock. There were some survivors too and…

Digital Detox

I will be the first to admit (just because no one else will) that I became an addict to my phone (don’t blame me, the iPhone X is too gorgeous!). More than the phone, I’ve become an addict to the social media, namely Instagram and Facebook. I remember back in 2014, around the time when…

Un-Apologetically Being Muslim

Safia Mullick, a Muslim in LA, shows us what it means to live by example to spread peace and love in today’s troubling times

Meeting Mohsin Hamid

My first introduction to Mohsin Hamid was through his book Moth Smoke. It’s a book about a banker in the city of Lahore, who loses his job, falls in love with his friend’s wife and indulges in a life of drugs and crime. I loved reading Moth Smoke as it was a book based in…

Meeting Muniba Mazari

Muniba, bound in a wheelchair after a car accident, has defied the odds to live a bigger life! A true inspiration!