Category Archives: Where I’m from

I was born to write this.

There is a song in Chak De! India that has a very unexpected effect on me. It happened first during a car journey. I was travelling to the Tees Hazari District courts with my 3-year-old daughter by my side. We were going … Continue reading

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I fly with the wind, I am a dupatta ~

 ~ Amna Ahmad writes Where I’m FromThen asks, where are you from? So, as Nam lay in my lap nursing to sleep, I typed this out with my right hand: I am from Ranchi,I’m named after a Russian.I am from Pakistan, … Continue reading

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