Pakistan vs Terrorism.

For the longest time in my living memory, people around me, including me, have referred to Pakistan as the terrorist state, the country which perpetrates terror. But in my heart, call me naive, foolish or whatever you may, all Pakistanis weren’t terrorists, all elements related to Pakistan did not get synced with terrorism. Yes, AtifContinue reading “Pakistan vs Terrorism.”

Ten years on.

It’s been ten years since our country along with the city that never sleeps, Mumbai, had come to an unexpected and grim halt. I don’t need to describe the horrors that unfolded in those three days, the lives we lost, the screams that rang through the carpeted corridors and the stunned silence thereafter. My sixteen-year-oldContinue reading “Ten years on.”

The illusion of reality.

“Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one” ~ Albert Einstein. Are you literate? Well, if you’re reading this, of course you are. But are you educated? That’s a different ball game altogether now. Are you a thinker? Or do you hoard information from all possible sources but don’t form an opinion fromContinue reading “The illusion of reality.”

#IndiawithPakistan

Dear humans of Pakistan, As a human, my heart goes out to you for innocent lives you had to lose to the guardians of terror. As an Indian, I pray that you find the strength to battle the fear that is spreading on your soil. Did those terrorists not even think once about what they would be doing to the futureContinue reading “#IndiawithPakistan”