Almost every woman I know has suffered a miscarriage at least once in her life. Unfortunately, it’s commonality oftentimes transforms this emotionally devastating experience into something ordinary and even a negligible “side-effect” of trying to conceive. I hope my conversation with Haadia Begum, who shares her painful experience surrounding her miscarriage, will help emphasize the continued need for compassion and support for any woman that has suffered a miscarriage.
Let’s face it. We, women, have perfected the art of communication. We’re good at noticing subtleties and the faintest of gestures during conversations. We know when silence is best. But not merely that! We also create the best support systems! We’re the first ones to show up at our bestie’s house when she’s had a […]
I’m so glad I had a chance to speak with Sadia Begum and share her story with you! Sadia’s experience will resonate with hundreds of newly weds who find themselves in a new city, without any friends or family. A moment that should be one of the most exciting times of your life, newlywed life can often […]
What happens when her goals and ambitions don’t exactly align with her husband’s goals? What happens when a husband and wife find it difficult to meet half way? The moment when a wife realizes that her husband doesn’t have any goals or ambitions at all! I recently I had the most interesting conversation with a sister who has been married […]
Everyone knows; marriage is a stressful event. There’s no denying it. Add moving to a new city to that equation and you’re left with one terrified bride! I recently had the opportunity to speak with Nafisa Begum, a lovely young woman, who relocated to a different city after her wedding. She was generous enough to share her insights and feelings surrounding her experience. We […]
My conversation with Maria Begum was such a humbling experience! Her courage, resilience and practical approach to life made her one of my favorite people to interview. She’s helped me look at life from a completely different perspective. I hope her wisdom continues to inspire through generations to come! Maria Begum is a 55 […]