Faizan Bashir

A dirge from Aasifa

A dirge from Aasifa

I was a pure-hearted soul, Innocence would live in myself. I was a girl, Who always kept a stoic attitude. I was a girl, Of a proud nation. I was a girl, Who always remained loyal to her family.   Never had I thought of, Becoming prey to some savages. Never had I thought of, […]

 Faizan Bashir

An odyssey of how the sectarian divide within Islam led me away from it

An odyssey of how the sectarian divide within Islam led me away from it

Some 8 years ago I was inspired by one of neighbours to become a practicing Muslim. Over the years I transformed from being a staunch practicing Muslim into one who followed almost every sect of it with complete sincerity and dedication but then finally today I am an agnostic or confused between agnosticism and atheism. […]