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February 2018


“View From My Window” – Travel to Unravel

Words Sakina M.    Art Fatema A. As I blow out the candle on my 18th birthday, I reflect back on my life so far. Who am I? What have I accomplished? Have I truly lived? My life so far has been a film reel of views…

February 23, 2018

“View From My Window” – Juxtaposition

Words and Photograph Arwa A.   Succumbing slowly to sheer neglect, Dull, dry and shrunken – I gave up on hope and you; on life. I chanced a look outside and saw, Such lush a blanket beneath, So spurred I was to restore life. Then akin…

February 17, 2018

“Distracted Parenting” – Plugged-in parents and children

Words Alia A.   Digital Art Alifiya S. More than a decade of personal experience as a mum and nearly 2 decades of professional experience working as a speech and language therapist, has helped me identify one crucial factor important for the success of any child, regardless…

February 11, 2018
Guest Blog

Shade of MSB

Words and Photograph Ruqaiya L.   It’s impossible for one to remember the days of infancy, but I’ve lived it, through my mother’s memories. On one occasion she told me, that when I was only a few months old, she had taken me to a ziafat…

February 8, 2018

Lookbook VIII.

In our latest edition of the lookbook, we kick off the new year with a healthy dose of vitamin D – at the beach. Get inspired by this collection of fun and funky ridas, with a pair of playful flip-flops to match.  …

February 6, 2018

Artist in Focus: Zahra Ammar- Wonderer, Dreamer, Creator

Photographs and Words Zahra Ammar. Foreword With a background in Economics, Finance and English, she passionately doodles on any surface, weaves threads and is in love with paper and food. She loves the versatility and form that paper has to offer. In her own way,…

February 6, 2018