Book review: A Fort of Nine Towers

  It may seem like I only read books on Afghanistan, with all my previous book reviews being based on that country! But that’s not true. While I read a lot of different books, I only choose to write reviews on the few that have really struck a chord with me. So here is another…

Weekly Photo Challenge – Twist

Dubai – the entire city itself, is quite a twist of reality. A sprawling city, with its swanky towers, the most luxurious hotels, the most fashionable malls, the most diverse workforce, and the most amazing views from the tallest building in the world –  all existing in the middle of a desert! My entry for this…

It’s All About Treo

“Dog is God spelt backwards.” I came across this quote recently whilst reading the book – It’s All About Treo. And it kinda sums it all for me – best friend, most loyal companion, epitome of unconditional love and respect, and the closest one can get to a perfect being. I love books and if…

I am an addict!

Every morning I wake up and the first thing I reach for – is not K, but my smartphone. Having quickly glanced though the deluge of emails, mostly spam, I move on to Facebook. Satisfied that I haven’t missed any life-changing event in the lives of my friends over the last 6 or 7 hours…

Weekly Photo Challenge – Work of Art

As a part of the Weekly Photo Challenge, my entry is this graffiti art taken in Joburg whilst on a walking tour. While in most places graffiti is considered illegal and a defacement of property, here in South Africa, its a form of very popular street art. The artists are actually allowed to paint on…