23 Jun 2016

Small Windows 4: 'Bubble of Happiness' by Farheen Ayaz

From The Reading, 10:45 am on 23 June 2016

Thirteen year old Faryal has just arrived from Pakistan to start high school. She spends the first few days investigating the new neighbourhood in her own special way.

Read by Carrie Green

Farheen Amber Ayaz – Bubble of Happiness

illustration of binoculars

Farheen was born in the city of Karachi, Pakistan. Her parents also write and she was inspired by them to start writing.  She has been writing since she was very young. At eight years old she was writing children’s stories. Farheen works as a teacher and a tutor, she also does charity work for different communities. In her spare time she loves to paint and to sketch landscapes. Farheen has travelled overseas and interviewed many people from different cultural and religious backgrounds for a book that she is currently editing and will self-publish in early 2017. She loves to capture stories about people who do wonderful work but have never been recognised, how they mix love, vitality and care to make their life beautiful.

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