Hi, I’m Amina.
I’m 17 years old.
I’m brown (not so much in regards to my skin color, but to my desi heritage- meaning Indo/Paki). 😉
I am also very fond of baking and hope to attend pastry school after I finish grad school, that is, if I am not totally sick of school by then. Overall, I just love making people happy
(when I’m in the mood, at least).
I like to pretend that I am a very witty and humorous person, which obviously is not the case because when I am joking people take me seriously and suddenly I’m a terrible person and am utterly unapproachable, but when I am actually serious they think that I am just poking fun.
Yes, it usually takes a moment for most people to understand what I am really saying, or sometimes they won’t care at all and just ‘go with it’. Then when I bring up said discussion not-too-later-on they have absolutely no idea what I’m talking about. It can be quite irritating at times. Just at times.
I am writing this blog to help me understand my thoughts on the world. Just like we learn by teaching others, I think by writing out our thoughts we can more easily “figure ourselves out.” But mainly, I really do want to be able to make a difference in this world, even if its just in the slightest way. In fact, one of my favorite mottos (at least currently) is-