Opening Up – Dealing with Depression

I’ve been thinking about publishing this post for some time now. I’ve never quite been able to muster up the confidence to do it, until now.   For the past four years, I’ve been attempting to overcome a long-lasting battle with my mental health.   I was recently invited to speak on a panel to…Read more Opening Up – Dealing with Depression


The Experience Earned in Exploration

At the start of 2017, I set a few goals for myself to achieve by the end of the year. One goal was to travel more than I have ever done so in the past.   At the time of writing, I’m sitting in the hotel lobby in Los Angeles waiting for my Uber driver…Read more The Experience Earned in Exploration

A True Definition of Success

The official definition of success is “the accomplishment of an aim or purpose” – it’s as simple as that.   I could end this piece here, but you and I both know that that’s not the way how success is actually perceived. So as a result, I’m going to talk to you about how it’s…Read more A True Definition of Success

Making Marriages and Breaking Bonds

The tribulations of interracial, interfaith and cross-cultural relationships.   There is not a single “right” opinion on this topic. This is not an attack on any particular community. This is an exploration of different viewpoints and experiences within the British-Asian community, in regards to relationships outside of one’s community, ethnicity and/or religious background. The fact…Read more Making Marriages and Breaking Bonds

110 Dead in 48 Hours

Somalia is at risk of its third famine in just 25 years.   The food and water shortage has affected over 6.2 million people. That’s over half of the country’s population suffering from widespread hunger – the lack of clean water has even resulted in cholera.   “We need to make as much noise as…Read more 110 Dead in 48 Hours