Pearl Khan
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English   |   Bangla

The writer is an imaginist, adventurer, dreamer and bullshitter.

VOICES

 |   10-minute read

Why survivors of childhood sexual abuse are asked to 'forget it'

Their attempts to move on are assaulted by the disbelief, blame and rejection they experience from adults.

LIFE

 |   9-minute read

Why it took me two decades to stop hating my body

From wanting to disappear to getting angry with others and myself, my body image has taken me through several emotional tsunamis.

VOICES

 |   9-minute read

Why the world needs an emotional education

'It's time to ask how do I feel about myself and my world.'

VOICES

 |   8-minute read

The right to poop and pee is equally fundamental

As a woman travelling everyday, I have often been faced with untimely challenges.

LIFE

 |   8-minute read

A 40-year-old single woman on rediscovering life without feeling weird

I would like to just die in my jeans and tank top, and my inspiration is the 105-year-old man cycling 24km.