Months in Review: July 2013

July is all about the ‘Ramadan’ month where Muslims (including myself) were fasting during the daylight hours from dawn to sunset. To be exact, the first day of fasting was on 10-July. That also meant lesser sleeping hours for me, where I usually woke up at 5:00 AM for ‘sahur’ (to consume early meal before fasting), go to work, ‘iftar’ (break fasting) at around 7:30 PM, settling all household matters, prayers, emails, watching recorded TV series and go to bed mostly at midnight, around 1:00 AM.

And it wasn’t just about fasting, here’s the journey of July.

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Being Introverted or Reserved?

From a single perspective, these two words may have similar meaning. Both personality traits at times can be confused with one another; in either way the fact is they both indeed have different meaning altogether:

(Source from ‘Cambridge Dictionary’ & ‘’)


  • Describes people who do not often talk about or show their feelings or thoughts
  • Formal or self-restrained in manner and relationship; avoiding familiarity or intimacy with others

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