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From Karachi, With Love | Part II

— Amidst a Pandemic (Part II: March – May 2020)  By the end of February, countries around the world had become aware of the coronavirus as it had widely affected most parts of Asia, especially China and its neighbouring cities including Hong Kong, Singapore, etc. It hadn’t reached Pakistan at this point, so we were all still going about our daily lives as usual; without … Continue reading From Karachi, With Love | Part II

From Karachi, With Love | Part I

— New Beginnings (Part I: December 2019 – February 2020)  Sometime towards the end of last summer, I entertained the idea of moving to Pakistan for 6 months. Little did I think that an unlikely plan would translate into reality. So in November 2019, I quit my full-time job at DFS Group in Hong Kong, packed up my apartment and left. I spent the month … Continue reading From Karachi, With Love | Part I

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Doors of Thulusdhoo, Maldives

— Thulusdhoo, Maldives Islands I have a strong fascination with colors, especially when displayed on exterior surfaces such as walls and doors, and to me brightly hued walls carry such a strong aesthetic that attracts me like a bee to a flower. Throw some intricate patterns and prints into it, and it’s pure eye candy for me – which is why you may imagine my … Continue reading Doors of Thulusdhoo, Maldives

Ceylon Charms | Sri Lanka

— Colombo, Sri Lanka This quarter at SCAD, we had a field trip to Sri Lanka for one of my classes – Global Sourcing & Supply Chain. So last Thursday, 8th of Feb, we departed Hong Kong Int’ Airport for six days in Colombo, the capital of the country. Sri Lanka is an island nation in the Indian Ocean that’s famed for its diverse landscapes; … Continue reading Ceylon Charms | Sri Lanka

Reaffirmed Reflections | Pakistan

— Karachi, Pakistan With everything that’s been going on recently, I’d really like to shed some light on my birth town, Karachi (Pakistan), and share a few really important points as well as spread awareness on how truly amazing my country really is. Heads up, this is going to be a long one. If you read my ‘about’ section, you know I was born in … Continue reading Reaffirmed Reflections | Pakistan