I'm in marketing and was offended when a story in the pipeline for Muslim Women's Day got delayed because "it's not a widely-known holiday". Because I'm taught to rise above emotions into the thinking of God, I realized that it is my responsibility to spread the Good News and represent as a Muslim woman. I … Continue reading Muslim Women’s Day: Sisters in The Nation of Islam
Sometimes it takes awhile to move on from a loss. Have you ever accepted losing someone, but couldn't move on without knowing what happened? I have. I loss a Sister who means so much to me in January 2016. After meeting Sister Ta-Neesha on Twitter, I always wanted to know more about her, but at first I … Continue reading Accepting a transition begins a new journey.
“I want to cover my hair, but I don’t want to be disrespectful”. -Sister to Sister To all of my Sisters who share this concern, I want you to know that it’s not disrespectful if you decide to cover your hair. I titled this post (thanks to an accountability partner who actually gave me the … Continue reading Muslimah Appropriation unCovered
Ta-Neesha and I met around the time of Saviours' Day 2014. I was given her number by the Captain in Toronto, to see about making arrangements to go down together. We were both processing at that same time, but had not met, she was a few months before me. We were in touch by phone … Continue reading Dropped Seeds
I first met Ta-Neesha on Twitter. She gravitated towards me, it was almost as if I knew this girl all of my life. She sent me a direct message and we talked for a little while, then we exchanged numbers. She texted me immediately and the first thing she told me was about a vision … Continue reading The One Who Transcended