Monthly Archives: November 2009

Shoot Out

I walked into work in a surprisingly good mood despite the fact that I didn’t get much sleep last night. I was in complete ‘Friday mode’ and I started catching up on e-mails when I heard my colleagues begin discussing the deadly shooting at the US army base. As I had just read about it on my way […]

Dreading the Inevitable

Every morning, I wake up dreading what the day ahead will bring.    I dread switching on the news. I dread receiving phone calls. I just dread.   I dread because I have now started to anticipate the inevitable. Another bomb blast in Pakistan. Another mother weeping. Another child crying.   To vent my frustration and despair after Monday’s bomb blasts in Rawalpindi and […]