Fareeha Arshad
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Me and my sister | Notice the smirk on my face — it’s because I had another crazy story cooking in my head. | Image source: Author

I don’t remember when exactly I realized that I had a writer in me.

But I remember that I knew how to tell stories — funny, colourful, and unheard stories. When I was six, my younger sister, who was two at that time, was victim to most of my make-believe…

Tons of snacks
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When the pandemic hit last year and the sudden changes in the kind of life we started living, most people’s mental health was affected. Like everybody else, I was affected too. However, I found my solace in snacks. Tired? I snacked. Happy? I snacked. Sad? I snacked. Bored? I snacked…

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“The visions we offer our children shape the future. It matters what those visions are. Often they become self-fulfilling prophecies. Dreams are maps.”

Carl Sagan, American scientist and writer

I always loved listening to stories — big or small, happy or sad, realistic or fairytales — as long as…

Our own species is a relative newcomer. | Image credits: Elisabeth Daynes/ Science Photo Library

AsAs unbelievable this may sound, the humans that inhabited Earth thousands of years ago were not dumb. They did not just eat bananas and swing from one tree to the next. If anything our ancestors were smart and brave. Living in the wilderness sharpened their survival instincts. They knew when…

Fashion trends are not something new. Men and women of all ages throughout history have enjoyed different fashion trends — some stranger than others. An illustration by Louis Philippe. (Public Domain, Source: Flickr)

BBizarre fashion trends are not something new. They have always been around: some weirder than others. Men and women of all ages and times have enjoyed different fashion styles throughout history. However, very few people know how those fashion statements came about or the reality behind those fashion trends. Some…

Gold Solidus of Justinian I (527–65). (Public Domain, Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art/Look and Learn)

WeWe often believe that only someone with a Royal background could achieve some power in the Kingdom, and someone with no influence could never hold any political power. The stories about commoners rising to power and becoming a King have always been assumed to be a thing of fairy tales

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