Experience, Opinion

Of being right

I’ve broached the topic of being right in People banging on about your past mistakes. But there’s more to it. I told a tale about a person who needs to be right. But the truth is, that all of us have it ingrained. The need to be right makes us blind to the hurt we… Continue reading Of being right

Experience, Opinion

Of young and old and activism

We travelled to L.A. and that distracted me a bit away from blogging. I’m back now and I hope I’ll go back to my old routine as well. I’m turning 39 in a month. Do I feel my age? Honestly, I don’t know what that is even supposed to mean. To feel my age. I… Continue reading Of young and old and activism

About me, Experience

People banging on about your past mistakes

I have four brothers, and with one of them I don’t have the best relationship. Be it me or be it him. I’m sure if you asked, you’d receive fingers pointing. I’m tired of people reminding me of the mistakes I’ve made. For me it’s a matter of whether I really need someone’s constant nagging… Continue reading People banging on about your past mistakes

About me, Experience, Opinion, The start

Ubernoise

When I moved to the US and came closer to the start of maternity, I knew I’d have time on my hands to start a new project. Something that has always been close to my heart, women’s rights, just seemed to be the best choice in terms of where I could put my energy into.… Continue reading Ubernoise

#metoo, Experience, Opinion

#mosquemetoo

Around a year ago Mona Eltahawy started #MosqueMeToo. A Pakistani woman, Sabica Khan, wrote a Facebook post about her awful experience at the holy mosque in Mecca. To support her Mona started #MosqueMeToo and tweeted about her experience with sexual assault during hajj, the Muslim pilgrimage. Me too! I was there for umrah and I… Continue reading #mosquemetoo