Beauty Beneath the Surface

My radio show ‘Beauty Beneath the Surface’ is here!    In a society which has deeply ingrained such unrealistic beauty standards and has put so much pressure on us to always look picture-perfect, it’s sometimes very easy to lose yourself, compare yourself to others especially on social media platforms and constantly feel like you’re notContinue reading “Beauty Beneath the Surface”

To my twenties

Today it’s my birthday. My teenage years are officially over. I cannot believe it! Where did time fly?    As I am turning 20 years old today, I am enveloped by a sense of gratitude that makes my heart smile. I feel so grateful for every single blessing that I have the power to countContinue reading “To my twenties”

Pre-production & research process

    This week, I have started to consider the option that I want to take for my Content Delivery assignment for university and to begin planning and studying the brief in more detail. One of the first steps in the stage of pre-production is to do research about my choice and to ring peopleContinue reading “Pre-production & research process”

”My week as a Muslim” on Channel 4

  “My week as a Muslim” is an eye-opening documentary that reveals the challenging journey of the Muslim community after a sudden Manchester terrorist attack turned everybody against them and their culture. ”The Guardian reports a 500% increase in hate crimes against Muslims since the Manchester bombing.” (The Guardian,2017) The purpose of this factual programme is toContinue reading “”My week as a Muslim” on Channel 4″

“Heavy Toll” on BBC Radio 4 Extra

     “Heavy Toll” is an audio documentary which is broadcast on BBC Radio 4 Extra, a radio station whose main aim ”is to provide speech-based entertainment.”(BBC Radio 4 Extra,2016) Overall,the station is designed ”to be a mixed speech service, offering in-depth news and current affairs and a wide range of other speech output including drama,readings,comedy,Continue reading ““Heavy Toll” on BBC Radio 4 Extra”

”Kicked Out:From Care To Chaos” on BBC Three-Documentary

    ”Kicked out:From Care To Chaos” is a documentary which reveals a deeply personal insight into the life of Rebecca Southworth, who grew up being physically and emotionally abused by her father and then taken into the care system at the age of 13. Her story hits close to home to many more 16-18Continue reading “”Kicked Out:From Care To Chaos” on BBC Three-Documentary”

Change-The chance to pursue your dreams?

   If is one essential thing I have learned and have counted on it faithfully by now, is that change is so damn good and such a bold move for those who dare to live. Be it about a change in your daily behavior, thoughts, feelings, a change of background ,a change of places, ofContinue reading “Change-The chance to pursue your dreams?”

Holding on and letting go

   There comes a breaking point in life when the best thing you can possibly do is to let go.The pieces of your heart may be torn or grouped into pain,sadness,betrayal,perhaps regret,into millions of twisted,unexplainable emotions,yet your mind lives.It is always there,wondering how could you hold on so long onto that certain person.In your mostContinue reading “Holding on and letting go”