I tried to minimize multiple years spent abroad in order to fit in, but I didn't need to fit in at all. Now, I am proud to be an expat.
School shootings have been rampant in the last 20 years and everyone is affected.
I feel estranged from my Muslim community when this holy month arrives.
It all started when my friend asked me for a favor.
I’m scared of the future. How can I keep the bad thoughts away?
Much will be lost, but in 2019 there is reason to be optimistic.
Sure, it’s one thing to expose the Islamophobia happening outside of the community, but inside? So much worse.
It wasn't until graduate school that I realize how isolated I was from others in my program.
Did that really happen? Nooooooo, it couldn't have.
You actually thought people stood in lines? Or stopped at red lights? Where do you think you are?
He tried to control my every move, but I was blamed for not wanting to obey him.