I have it all but it’s not what I want…

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Waking up to the call of her dreams, Kim Kardashian West left the world in a state of shock when she revealed in an interview with Vogue that she is aspiring to become a Lawyer. Although Kim is quite known…


A poem

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It is calm
at night
it is around 9
I close my eyes
to think
about life
it is nice
the stars
up in the sky
are as mystical as life
wouldn’t it be nice –
to know
why we are here on Earth
I want to know
and learn.
I know we have tried
but I am tired
of this life –
fashioned in greed…


I felt angry at people expecting an instant response to messages and comments. It was almost like they had forgotten I had a life beyond my phone screen. I began to think then, did they?

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I recently had a break-up which was quite liberating — except I was not in…


A poem

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Again,
It would be a lie
If I said I did not miss you
I know when I last wrote
In July
I promised that would be the last time
I would remember you.

Again,
I find it hard
To forget, when everything I see, touch and hear
Resembles you.
I cannot…


I took a little break from writing these past couple of months. Not because I fell out of touch with it, but because I found myself focussing on a new bundle of joy that needed me. It wasn’t planned. It all happened spontaneously. …

Athia Karim

Aspiring Lawyer | Rookie Writer | Interested in Philosophy, Sociology and Poetry. Instagram: athiakairm

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