How I became a compulsive book reader

How I became a compulsive book reader

I could never read books, and that includes academic books. This incapability, was probably why I didn’t do so well at school, among other unmentionable, and rather embarrassing, reasons (like laziness). I know individuals who are always reading. Some of my...
Is the Kindle worth it? Which Kindle to buy?

Is the Kindle worth it? Which Kindle to buy?

There are two questions. Is the Kindle worth buying if I have an iPad, or an Android tablet? Is the Kindle worth buying, or should I just get an iPad, or an Android tablet? Before I bad mouth the Kindle E-reader, I must thank the device for helping me get over my...
تبدیلی کیسے آے گی؟

تبدیلی کیسے آے گی؟

کل رات پاکستان کے اینٹرٹینمنٹ چینلز دیکھنے کا اتفاق ہوا۔ کچھ ہی دیر میں خون کھولنے لگا اور میں نے بلاساختا فون اٹھایا۔ عادتاً دل کیا کے سوشل میڈیا پےجلی کٹی سناؤں اور دل کی بہڑاس نکالوں۔ لیکن کہیں سے، پہلی بار عقل نے ساتھ دیا ، اور میں نے ارادہ ترک کر دیا۔ بڑی دیر میں...
What is Pakistan’s real problem?

What is Pakistan’s real problem?

In my humble opinion (IMHO), the only problem with Pakistan, is the collective egoic mind of Pakistanis in general. The unconscious compulsion to enhance our identities, through various objects, is ingrained in our upbringing. A degree, number of meaningless A grades,...
Time for change

Time for change

My web servers were hacked. I could have restored from backups,but I have chosen to start afresh. Clean slate. No baggage. A time for change. I have lost my data many times before. The first time it happened, it felt like a great loss. My heart sank. But then I...