Why I am Not Married 2.0 OR Hear Kulsoom ROAR!

Why I am Not Married 2.0 OR Hear Kulsoom ROAR!

Last year, I was invited to an interfaith banquet to be recognized for my efforts in weightlifting clothing accommodation. Busy between competitions and training, I still wanted to attend. The main organizers had supported me and it was a good cause. My friend Hiba...
PAYC & OC Girl Scouts LA – Nov 9-11th, 2012

PAYC & OC Girl Scouts LA – Nov 9-11th, 2012

This post is about my trip to the Pakistan American Youth Conference, November 10th, 2012 in Los Angeles, California, as I mentioned previously in this blog post. Friday – Arrival, Reunion, Girl Scouts Meeting Conference Day Last Day – Brunch Hopping then...
Why am I not married?

Why am I not married?

Marriage & Singledom I get this question in various forms, some direct, some indirect. I can see why as not just in my race, culture, religion, but in all, many expect females to be married or partnered by a certain age. But even married, I could get other...
Challenges as a female speaker

Challenges as a female speaker

    Though the title of this post is about speaking, I am addressing other issues and themes that this also relates to. When I travel (whether it is to compete, speak, attend an event), I meet new people, and experience various reactions to the multiple aspects of my...