Maisha Nazifa Kamal

April 1, 2021
April 1, 2021

How to Have a Serious Conversation With Your Parents

This task is a daunting one. Take some notes.

March 4, 2021
March 4, 2021

A Memoir in Pink

The arrival of a new member didn’t stir up the residents of the Closet. After all, every few days their population increased as one member (and sometimes even more than one) was added from the...

February 18, 2021
February 18, 2021

The Prejudice Against Black Pets

It's important to identify this aspect of colourism shown towards animals.

October 29, 2020
October 29, 2020

You are beautiful, Dhaka

Today, as I hail a rickshaw and as it slowly paddles across an alley and then flits out onto a busy road, my mother's word echoes along with my little silver jhumkas in the air. And thus...

October 15, 2020
October 15, 2020

Bottles of Waves

Mr. Hakim was a very strange man for three things: he seldom spoke, he always smiled and he sold bottles of waves.

September 17, 2020
September 17, 2020

Unlearning: Just a different kind of learning

The importance of learning is immense, but what is equally important is "unlearning".

September 3, 2020
September 3, 2020

How to Set Up a Blind Date on Zoom

Let's convince you how great this is.

July 30, 2020
July 30, 2020

It Rains When I Write

And so it finally rains, it finally rains when I write.

July 16, 2020
July 16, 2020

The Writer's Block-down

Writer's block is something every writer goes through when they run out of inspiration. It's a disdainful feeling of being stumped and dissatisfied. And this takes a whole new toll on...

July 9, 2020
July 9, 2020

About The Someone Else Has It Worse Card

People often use this card without assessing the situation.