Shiny Hoque

I am a simple Indian woman who believes in strength of pen more than that of sword. I love to connect with people of different cultures and societies and learn their lifestyle. At a personal level I feel success is attained only when you help others to succeed.

Voice of Shiny Hoque

I Am A 25 y. o. With Cancer, But Shoojit Sircar’s ‘October’ Helped Me Dream A Little

I was diagnosed with cancer a year ago in October 2017. Being so lonely in the hospital, I have somehow found comfort in Shoojit Sircar's movie October, Shiuli's initial recovery, and her friend coming to meet her tirelessly.

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Wasim’s Wife, My Friend

“He is very kind and caring. He knows everything but has never been upset with me. He has never blamed me for not confessing this before marriage.”

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To My Dear Fairness Cream…

What are the advertisements trying to sell impressionable girls? That a woman's confidence is dependent upon her fairness cream? A letter calling this out.

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It Bothers Some People That I Am Happily Single, But Should I Care?

It is my right to be happily single if I want to, and I don't really care if anyone else thinks it is their business to interfere!

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