National Savings Bank of Pakistan- Stuck in the Past

The Scene: I knew what that was. THAT  was the standard "ignore-and-avert-eyes" tactic being employed by the mustachioed clerk at the National Savings Bank . Here I was, a regular Pakistani citizen, pestering the employee with questions when it was quite clear that he had only had his second cup of tea*.  He hung his head lower… Continue reading National Savings Bank of Pakistan- Stuck in the Past

Chocolate-flavored Lipsticks + Speaking from Your Gut: The Teacher Debt

To this day flavored  lip-balms make me smile; its as-if it's the 90's all over again and I'm sitting in the front row of Communications class.  All we could see of Ms. Stewart was her fiery-red hair as she dug deep into her purse, rummaging around for... a lipstick?!   Turns out it was a… Continue reading Chocolate-flavored Lipsticks + Speaking from Your Gut: The Teacher Debt