The story behind one of the most famous Middle-Eastern dancers in the West, who was determined to become more than a spectacle.
A book about ambition, devotion and obsession all linked through the three protagonists' commitment to Bharatanatyam.
#MeToo has to include more than just white, professional "good girl" women.
When your mom introduces you to her aunt's cousin's wife's daughter's sister-in-law and you have to pretend you know who she is.
Instead of being afraid that my stomach or butt was too big, I noticed how well my hips moved to the beats.
Because we could all stand to just chill.
By the time I was twenty-three years old, I had absolutely no idea who I was and my life had completely fallen apart.
No, I don't want to sleep with you.
As they say: deeds before creeds, deeds before creeds.
Heaven forbid one of us dances.