Alhamdulillah, I am a new contributor to the Daybreak Press Publishing Blog, run by Anse Tamara Gray's organization Rabata, where I'll be discussing issues such as social justice, feminism, literature, being a Muslim woman, and so much more. To read my latest piece on social justice in literature, click here: Social Justice in Literature. Keep an eye … Continue reading Rabata


It always bothered me when people told me "You're so strong." Like, no. You have no idea what you're talking about. It took time for me to realize, understand, and embrace the fact that they were right. They are right. I am strong. Alhamdulillah. And I'm grateful for that fact and blessing, because it's what … Continue reading Strong