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“The Joys of Sorrow” – A Glimmer of Joy

Words Asma G.   Photograph Alifiya S. Bostonian. Epidemiologist. Mehndi Artist. Photographer. Wife. Daughter. Sister. I like to believe I am a jack of all trades… and master of some. The Joys of Sorrow Theme Blurb: Ashara is around the corner. Indeed this Gregorian month will see…

September 19, 2017
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“The Joys of Sorrow” – Two Sides of the Same Coin

Words Amatullah A..   Photograph Alifiya S. Amatullah is a theoretical physicist specializing in stellar astrophysics and cosmology, official international Book Fairy (@bookfairies_ke), Sam Kean and Sherlock fanatic and dabbler in the arts of philosophy. She lives on coffee and science, although she is hoping to try…

September 19, 2017
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“The Joys of Sorrow” – Welcome the Water

Words Sakina M.  Photograph Alifiya S.  Sakina Behn is a student currently living in New Jersey, USA. Creator of @rida.apparel, she hopes to inspire behno with her love for fashion. Her immense passion for art, literature, politics, and fashion shape her identity as a global citizen.…

September 18, 2017
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“Timekeeper” – The Timelessness of Grief

Words Sakina N.   Photograph Alifiya S. I absolutely love the arts, specifically, the Italian Renaissance, have a love – hate relationship with the Arabic language and am extremely passionate about stickers, socks, animals and plants! Timekeeper Theme Blurb: Time is about as large a…

July 28, 2017
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“Timekeeper” – The Value of Time

Words Asma G.   Photograph Fatema A. Bostonian. Healthcare Consultant in NYC. Epidemiologist. Mehndi Artist. Photographer. Wife. Daughter. Sister. I like to believe I am a jack of all trades… and master of some. Timekeeper Theme Blurb: Time is about as large a semantic field…

July 20, 2017
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“Timekeeper” – The Reaper is the Keeper

Words Amatullah A.   Photograph Alifiya S. Amatullah is a theoretical physicist specializing in stellar astrophysics and cosmology, official international Book Fairy (@bookfairies_ke), Sam Kean and Sherlock fanatic and dabbler in the arts of philosophy. She lives on coffee and science, although she is hoping…

July 13, 2017
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“Timekeeper” – 13 Life Hacks To Help You Deal With Time

Words Sarrah H.   Illustration Fatema A. A (human-sized) mug of rich brown cappucino brewed with a pinch of love and a spoonful of courage. But if anything can describe me best, it is that I write; be it code or poetry. While the former helps…

July 7, 2017
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Petals

Words Duriya A.  Photograph Fatema A. (cosmicweavers) Being fortunate enough to be able to travel to Mumbai often, I always try to make it a point to bring back rose petals from the turbats of Syedna Taher Saifuddin Saheb RA and Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin Saheb…

July 5, 2017
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“ABCedarian”- The More We Know, The More We Don’t Know

Words Arwa A.   Photograph Fatema A. I like fancy prose and fancier chocolate, neuroscience and anthropology but most especially, blue; the hue of the world at its edges and in its depths, the tint of longing for the distances you never arrive in. ABCedarian…

July 1, 2017
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“ABCedarian”- I Bend So I Don’t Break

Words Zahra K.   Photograph Alifiya S and Fatema A. By qualification I am a Home-Science graduate with a specialization in Foods, Nutrition and Dietetics from Nirmala Niketan College of Home-Science, Mumbai. 6 years after I left college and 4 years after I got married, I…

June 23, 2017