"Body dysmorphic disorder is a mental disorder in which you can't stop thinking about one or more perceived defects or flaws in your appearance — a flaw that, to others, is either minor or not observable. But you may feel so ashamed and anxious that you may avoid many social situations". according to the MayoClinic definition. Why … Continue reading Body Dysmorphia; the journey of me, myself and my physique.
Disclaimer; Who said that a woman should be younger than her counterpart and that men should always be the older one? For many years I debated whether this "Age is a number" cliche is a myth or not. Only recently did I conclude that in fact it is NOT a myth. Age is a number and let … Continue reading Age is just a number…
Life is not for the light hearted. Our path in this life is determined. We might not know it but our actions and behaviors are pre-determined to lead us to a specific goal to achieve in this life time. If you know yours, then that is awesome. If you have not deciphered that yet, do … Continue reading From Me to You; Words of Wisdom
"Move to Toronto, they said. It will be fun, they said". Not quite I'd say. The bubble burst within six months and reality kicked in. Here I am a year and a half later, grateful for the opportunities, the basic needs being met (contrary from where I come from) and building my future slowly yet … Continue reading In Retrospect; My Year in Canada.
Why am I still single? because I vowed to myself that I am not going to waste my time entering relationships whereabout the other person does not meet my expectation fully. My expectations? not so far fetched. Cute - I don't like Handsome. Yet most importantly fun, easy out going sociable man. A man of … Continue reading Blind Date? No thanks!
Disclaimer: From the archives of "Patyl's Perspective", my previous blog, here is the story of Saria. Enjoy xo I am never going to understand Arab mentality and the dos and donts of the society I come from. Over the many years I have spent in Beirut, Lebanon and the men I dated and had long … Continue reading “I am engaged, I can’t talk to you”
This blog post goes out to all of you who are indecisive in taking the next big step in your life. I know the struggle. You want to spread your wings and fly away towards new horizons. Those, you have been dreaming for the last couple of months, if not years. You want to become … Continue reading If you decide to do it, don’t be afraid!