Author Archives: riqkhan

Brand Loyalty

I was reading this article about Gamification on Mashable and it got me thinking about How brands (I am using the term loosely here) use different things to attract and retain customers. The concept of brand loyalty is not new, … Continue reading

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The Reason I like Books

I like to read. And I like to write as well. I dont get to do the latter often; I try to though. Now ask anyone and they will tell you that in order to write better you should read … Continue reading

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Winter Angst

It winter time here in Karachi. And it’s getting cold. And I mean really cold. Temperature has already dropped to below 10 C once or twice. That might not be much for some, but for us Karachiites it’s a lot. … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Dentist

Nothing makes a grown man cry quite like the thought of dental surgery; except maybe a kick to the baby maker. And it doesn’t really help when you are sitting in the waiting area and you hear all sorts of … Continue reading

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My Socks stay on my Feet for Long

Not the most creative title, but one that conveys the meaning very clearly. We all have to wear socks, well there are some that don’t but the majority does. And I have come to know that some people wear a … Continue reading

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Religion of Peace

I am truly saddened by the perception of, what is now a growing majority of people who think that Islam advocates violence. Consider the paragraph below: I’m tired of being told that Islam is a “Religion of Peace,” when every day … Continue reading

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I Save Best for Last

I have a little quirk, I suppose you could call it that, when I am eating. Among food that I like and don’t like, I eat the one I don’t like first and the one I like last, so the … Continue reading

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