A Heartfelt Moment

I’m taking an Islamic class this summer. Its just two weeks long, and on the website, they describe it as Footsteps: a journey of knowledge, insights, and spiritual progress. Now usually when people say that…

Aspirations

(This short story was shortlisted in the All Pakistan Women’s Essay Writing Competition.) I was only four years old when I first became consciously aware of the fighting. Late in the night, when the moon…