In older times, women were not treated as equals, let alone as humans. They were reduced to being subjugated only to please men’s sexual affection. It doesn’t come as a shock that sexism is everywhere, then and even now. If this society runs with it, then sexism in classic literature shouldn’t bother us at all. The question is, where exactly ...

Once the area known as the traditional district of Lahore has now become the red light area for prostitution, also called “Heera Mandi”. It might look fascinating and surreal from the outside, but deep down it reeks of brutality. Skyfall by Saba Karim Khan breaks into the cursed walls of Heera Mandi and brings out the bitter reality: the story ...

Book name: JinnistanAuthor: Ayesha MuzaffarSeries or Standalone: StandaloneGenre: Horror, Thriller, Psychological, Supernatural, Spooky, SubcontinentRating: 4/5 The arrival of winter brings perplexing anxiety in its surroundings. Imagine the slow howling of a snowstorm, the slight movement of dry leaves on your porch, the hide and seek of moonlight and the crackling of the wood. I believe winters and horror go hand ...

“That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you’re not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.” ― F. Scott Fitzgerald If someone asks me to talk about classics, I go silent and ponder over the question again. You cannot truly explain classic literature in words; it’s a feeling of extensiveness ...