28 Jun, 2011

morning songs

Sehba Sarwar
28 Jun, 2011

The summer breeze sways the flowers blooming on the lignum tree outside our bedroom window. When the house is quiet with just the ceiling fan whirring, we can hear...

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27 Jun, 2011

new lens

27 Jun, 2011

We were in Karachi six months ago, but Minal’s consciousness was at a different level. Now she notices—and comments on—the armed guards, why men are piled up on top...

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26 Jun, 2011

sunday night adventure

26 Jun, 2011

My cousin texts me and invites me to join him and his wife for a Korean meal. I know exactly which restaurant he’s talking about. It’s the only Korean...

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24 Jun, 2011

from karachi

24 Jun, 2011

There is a shift that happens when we land in Karachi. Life slows down and we adjust to late nights, late mornings and daily load-shedding when the house operates...

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22 Jun, 2011

the transition journey

Sehba Sarwar
22 Jun, 2011

Transitioning from one place to another is never easy, but the long journey from Houston to Karachi is particularly challenging since the trip involves a stopover in Dubai International...

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