What makes a
This is regarding the article “What makes a good writer” by Sumaiya Zaheer (YW, September 2).
The article emphasises the importance of consistency in writing. She believes that consistent practice leads to positive changes and improvements, ultimately making a writer successful. As a writer, it I experienced that it is consistency that makes a good writer.
Abdul Qadir Gichki,
The article “What makes a good writer” by Sumaiya Zaheer emphasises the importance of consistency, reading and observation in cultivating writing skills.
The writer highlights that writing is a technique to express emotions and thoughts. For becoming a good writer, dedication is required. A great writer engages and attracts readers, making writing both an art and a skill.
Finding my voice
This is regarding the story “Finding my voice” by Ufaira Asim (YW, August 26). The story explores the fear and anxiety that can hinder one’s talents, and offers suggestions for overcoming these fears. It highlights how many students struggle with fear, particularly in public speaking or communication.
The story brilliently provides guidance on overcoming anxiety.
The fear of first days
This is regarding the article “The fear of first days” by Armeen Shahzad (YW, September 2). The article explores the dynamics of the initial days, whether it’s at school, college or university.
First days typically brim with excitement and curiosity, yet they also harbour anxiety and fear. I still remember the first time I had to speak on stage. I was super nervous! These kinds of memories remind us to enjoy happy times, savour every moment and try new things in life.
Life is not a race
This is with reference to the story “Life is not a race” by Ayesha Tahseen (YW, September 2).
It is true that life is not a competition, but a precious gift. It’s easy to get caught up in following trends and striving to outdo others, inadvertently losing touch with our closest friends in the process. Rather than competing, we should cherish the gift of life, work together and support our friends. Remember, life’s true beauty lies in shared moments with friends, where there’s no need for competition.
Published in Dawn, Young World, September 29th, 2023