My heart, she is racing fast right now

Just now, just this very most-recent-past moment I got hit by one of those realisations you get hit with every now and then: I am a grown-up. Now, I’ve had that realisation before, but what just occurred to me, what just hit me in the very most-recent-past...

twitter rethunk

Twice, I have deactivated my twitter account. The first time, I was able to retrieve it, but the second time, twitter wouldn’t let me reactivate it. I’m not sure that I would have deactivated it the second time if I hadn’t had the first success...

cracking up

I’m not sure of the happiest moment of my life, but I do know the funniest thing I’ve ever seen is this. I can’t tell you how many times the mister, my dad and I have watched it and it never, ever fails to crack me up....

Eid mubarak

I woke inexplicably early this morning, and, even more inexplicably, got out of bed. The sky was lightening. The sun, and the colours it creates, when not affected by the humid haze, are especially evocative here, ranging from peach to tangerine. It is the first day...

Thursday morning

Today is the 30th day of Ramadan, which means Eid begins tomorrow. I had intended to follow that sentence with a comma (which, you are right to note, would have left it as a clause and not a sentence) and the words ‘which means the mister does not get a day off...