Awatef is a divorced woman living in Aden city. Awatef's name refers to feelings and emotions in Arabic.
2010 VOF Module 2
In this place of healing is where I find myself, in this place of healing is where I loose it all and in this place of healing is where I am reborn.
Disclaimer: The editorial below reflects my personal views about Arundhati Roy, Kashmir, the Indian army's presence there and threats to free speech in India.
“Not allowed”he said. “Who said?”I asked. “The man in the khaki colored uniform” said my dad, with mild smile on his face. And I GULPED
In Pakistan, 2011 started with a shock. On the 4th of January Punjab Governor Salman Taseer was killed. Shot at close range by his own guard.
Which press organization do you work for and who authorized you to take snap shots of this building? Not giving me any room to explain, he forcefully took away the camera I was holding.
I remember sitting in a taxi to Johannesburg at 3 in the afternoon. I had left my kids with my mother when I left for Limpopo to do the interview for our first Voices of Our Future assignment.
By forceps, I was forced into this life on, an early Thursday morning, 17 May in Male' the capital island of Maldives. I caused pain to my mother.
Some of my most memorable conversations are exchanges I’ve had with strangers while standing in queues, and today will be no different, I realize, as the man standing in front of me turns to intro
I became pregnant with my first child while studying at university. My mother was pregnant in Uni. My sister was pregnant in Uni. A number of my friends were also pregnant in uni.