Book Review | Maala | Episode 7 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, episode 7 is here. For a refresher course, check old episodes. Let’s quickly cover the ground. Maala | Meet the Characters Maala Episode 1 Review Maala Episode 2 Review Maala Episode 3 Review Maala Episode 4 Review Maala Episode 5 Review Plot Summary This episode was fun in a lot of ways. first of…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 6 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, episode 6 is here. For a refresher course, check old episodes. Let’s quickly cover the ground. Maala | Meet the Characters Maala Episode 1 Review Maala Episode 2 Review Maala Episode 3 Review Maala Episode 4 Review Maala Episode 5 Review Plot Summary This episode was all about the past, the time when the…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 5 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, it’s time to review the fifth episode. I know, I know. I should have posted the review episode 5 of Maala three weeks ago when I read it, but… Yep, this review is three weeks too late. Unlike episode 4 review, it has nothing to do with my disappointment.  Oh, no, it isn’t. I’m…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 4 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, it’s time to review the fourth episode. Correction, the right time to review the fourth episode of Maala was three weeks ago. Yep, this review is three weeks too late, but I didn’t want to review it in the first place; I’m disappointed. I’m so so disappointed with this episode of Maala, and I…

Drama Review | Parizaad | All Episode Review Links

Parizaad is a 2021 Hum TV drama based on Hashim Nadeem’s novel under the same title. This drama is one of the best dramas in the history of Pakistani drama industry. With a star-studded cast of able actors, it was one of the best things to happen in 2021. Here is a link of all…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Best of Nasaaz

Ahmed Nasaaz is one of those people who help Parizaad transform into a self-believing person. From the novel (read summary and review here on my blog), we already know that every girl in Parizaad’s life brings about a forward, generally positive change in him. Nasaaz is one of those male characters who affect Parizaad. Let’s…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 3 | Nemrah Ahmed

So, episode 3 is here. Wasn’t the last one named episode 2 part 1? Where is Part 2? The story of episode 3 starts where the previous one (episode 2 part 1) has ended, so we aren’t missing on anything. My sister talked about this episode before I did, and I tried to relate to…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 29 | Finale

Parizaad episode 29 written update and review The finale episode has two parts, and the first part is just a recap of the past twenty eight episodes. If you haven’t watched it yet, you can skip part 1. Due to Parizaad’s hardwork, government is giving grants to this little school. Parizaad himself offers funding for…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 28

Parizaad episode 28 written update and review Okay, so Parizaad’s story has entered its last leg. Parizaad, the wanderer. He delegates all his responsibilities to Kamali and takes off alighting at a random village. A fellow passenger invites him to stay with him. He teaches Urdu, but soon he falls sick, and Parizaad takes over…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 27 Poem | Muneer Neyazi

Parizaad recites a variation of Muneer Neyazi’s poem ” Bahot Der Kar Deta Hoon Main” in episode 27. Urdu Roman Bahot der kar deta hoon main Zaroori baat kehni ho Koi waada nibhana ho Usey awaz deni ho Usey wapas bulana ho Bahot der kar deta hoon main Urdu بہت دیر کر دیتا ہوں میں…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 27

Parizaad episode 27 written update and review The past keeps coming back to Parizaad. This time, it’s Seth Noman, the man who bought Parizaad’s poetry. Nice interaction between them. That’s a closure. Also, Majid has now learned about Parizaad’s help in his new job. I guess this is closure for the while Naheed track. Bahot…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 26

Parizaad episode 26 written update and review Ahmad Nasaaz and Jharna are happy about getting work in the film industry. Parizaad is such a loyal friend. He goes out of his way to help his friend. Tumhara dil bhi ab mere dil ki tarah jhoot bolne laga hai, Parizaad tells Nasaaz. Nasaaz gives Parizaad another…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 2 | Nemrah Ahmed

I heard from someone that Nemrah Ahmed isn’t writing anything since her mother has passed away. I even saw a couple of her Instagram posts where she talked about her mother and the grief. My heart went out for her. Now, reading the second episode of Maala, I feel as if Nemrah has used all…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 25

Parizaad episode 25 written update and review The episode starts with a sweet breakfast scene with Ainee, her mother and Sharjeel. Just fun times! Parizaad and Nasaaz’s conversation is so poetic but I best loved the reference of Khabar-e-Tahayyur-e-Ishq… Khabar-e-Tahayyur-e-Ishq Na junoon raha na pari rahi No toh tu raha, na toh main raha Jo…

Top 5 | Favourite Novel List | Nemrah Ahmed

Nemrah Ahmed Nemrah Ahmed is an internationally acclaimed Urdu author of many novels and non-fictional works. Her novels are well-received, especially in young Muslim girls garnering her a massive fan-following. My Introduction to Nemrah Ahmed My first introduction to Nemrah Ahmed was Paras. I liked her dramatic narration, and strong heroine. Then I went on…

Top 5 | Favourite Novel List | Aliya Bukhari

Aliya Bukhari Aliya Bukhari is acclaimed novelist and drama writer. My Introduction to Aliya Bukhari I can’t say when I started reading her, but the first novel that shook me enough to take notice was Khwab Saraye. I read that novel, and could not come out of the trance for almost a week. Yep, that’s the…

Author Profile | Aliya Bukhari

My Introduction to Aliya Bukhari I can’t say when I started reading her, but the first novel that shook me enough to take notice was Khwab Saraye. I read that novel, and could not come out of the trance for almost a week. Yep, that’s the power of Aliya’s writing. Aliya Bukhari’s Writing Style Aliya Bukhari…

Book Review | Maala | Meet the Characters | Nemrah Ahmed

Non review Rant It was almost two years back when I published my final review of Haalim. Yesterday, my sister told me that Nemrah has published the first episode of her next fiction, and I was like: let’s do this. So, here I am. Let’s first meet the characters. Maala Characters and their relationships Kashmala…

Book Review | Maala | Episode 1 | Nemrah Ahmed

Non review Rant It was almost two years back when I published my final review of Haalim. Yesterday, my sister told me that Nemrah has published the first episode of her next fiction, and I was like: let’s do this. So, here I am. Let’s first meet the characters. Alright, now let’s get to the plot…

Drama Review | Parizaad | Episode 24

  A little recap of episode 23 Parizaad meets his old friend Nasaaz. Kanwal realises that Parizaad is still good at heart and he doesn’t want to take advantage of Naheed because of her advances. Parizaad episode 24 written update and review  Majid bhai is finally noticing Naheed isn’t her usual self, but fir Naheed…