A Book Review of Blues by Masooma Memon

Hello everyone! Today I will be reviewing another superb entry from Daastan’s A War Within competition: Blues by writer and blogger, Masooma Memon. Before we dive into the analysis let’s just appreciate this beautiful book cover. It really does capture the essence of the story. Blurb Depression is an abyss. An abyss with sharp, scintillating canines that can swallow you whole. She knows about it … Continue reading A Book Review of Blues by Masooma Memon

Riddles in the Dunes (Third Place Pakistani Readers Fantasy Short Story Competition 2016)

“Listen closely child to the tale of Mikamah, the goddess of wisdom. For her self-serving ways, she now suffers a fate worse than death they say. Perhaps she was not that bright after all. At a time when gods walked amongst humans and shifters in the desert realm of Yaransa, Mikamah was a celebrated deity. Combining the body of a lion, wings of an eagle … Continue reading Riddles in the Dunes (Third Place Pakistani Readers Fantasy Short Story Competition 2016)