Life is a series of constantly moving events. Some of my happiest moments are connected back to those I share blood with but I no longer share my life with.
I’d be so wrong if I made it seem this was a fairy tale ending. I titled this piece Road to Love because I wanted to be honest about all it took to get here and all it continues to take to stay on the path.
It was pretty clear early on that I was expected to grow up and marry someone who was Pakistani and Muslim just like me. I dreaded and feared a day to come where I would have to open up to my parents about meeting a man who was anything other than the same culture and religion they were. Yet and still it happened.Read More
“What I know for sure is that we were all meant to become the absolute best versions of ourselves. To live lives free of fear. To shine brightly in the greatness that resides in all of us. To use our experiences and our pasts to catapult us towards our destinies. It is only in the place of truth and lack of fear that our greatest selves reside.”Read More