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Fatima Zehra

Personal
December 7, 2018

Lessons from 2018

Five years. That is how long it has taken me to find myself. To truly, genuinely find myself, that is. I guess, one can argue it has taken me 27 years and they may be correct. However, I became aware of this journey mere five years ago when my heart…
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fall
Musings
November 17, 2018

Falling in Love

I feel so much in love that I find myself dreaming, listening to old romantic Bollywood songs, giggling for no apparent reason & breathing just a tad bit more heartfully. My heart feels full and is glowing. I feel abundantly optimistic & dazzled by the everyday. With all that said…
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soul of orion
Journal
October 11, 2018

Life’s Current Schedule

As I wrote previously this week, I am now pursuing blogging and freelance life full time. Life is nothing short of a dream right now and my heart leaps with joy each time that hits me. I wake up without an alarm clock, cherish the sweetness of slow living by staying…
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summer 2018
JournalPersonal
October 10, 2018

Summer 2018: The Start of a Magical Adventure

I am currently sitting on my porch, sipping hot green tea and soaking in the reality of the present while my sweet Nietzsche rests peacefully on my lap. The journey to this moment was not an uneventful one. There have been some struggles, rejoicings, moments of murk as well as…
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golden gate bridge
Adventures
October 9, 2018

San Francisco Travel Guide

I recently visited the gorgeous city, San Francisco, with my mother. We were initially planning to go to Italy but my mom really wanted to go west to attend the talk between Sam Harris and Yuval Harari. Considering how in love with Harari I have been lately, especially after completing his book Sapiens, I didn't…
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Personal
October 8, 2018

Life Update: Going Full Time

At the start of last summer, I found myself at a crossroads. I was let go by the company I was working for and with no other prospects in sight, I had to figure out my next steps. Oddly enough though, I had been feeling jaded for months leading up…
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reading list
Musings
June 5, 2018

Reading List

I read, a lot! If I am not reading, I am busy collecting titles to add to my reading list, if not that then I am on tumblr collecting words, sentences, phrases, anything that moves me. Often times, I get asked for recommendations and almost every time I come up blank…
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soul of orion
JournalPersonal
May 31, 2018

Vibrant days | A little soliloquy

"Her heart is nourished by spring-water & innocence" - Geneviève Bon, from “The Weeping Statue,” written c. April 1993 I have been feeling so vibrant lately. This wasn’t always the case though. There was a time when such a feeling was completely foreign to me, the feeling of lightness, of…
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Personal
March 28, 2018

Finding My Happy Place

I have been in such a happy place, lately. If I sound slightly surprised, it is because I am. Even though I am almost always striving to surround myself in positive environments and ensure I am always constructively busy, there is always some sort of a minor fog or cloud…
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MusingsStyle
March 23, 2018

Spring: The Season of Poetry & Romance

Am I the only one who feels all dreamy and romantic as soon as the signs of Spring's arrival start to show? Please, tell me that is not the case! Yes, Summer is my favourite season, but Spring is also so close to my heart. As soon as it starts…
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