"Renaissance Modesty: Not So Delicate Flower
"A simple henna plant is the root of an art form that’s been passed for generations and across borders. It’s always been an artistic and relaxing outlet for me, but seeing..."
"I know this is just a test. How strong can I be. A test. It was my decision to preserve my dignity.
A test. You can hate on me all you want, but it won't hurt you see... It's a challenge for people..."
"This armor that I wrap around my head and soul, is my hijab. Growing up in a country where the hijab is advertised as a negative symbol, the media’s impact on my choice of self-expression doesn’t weigh down an atom of my faith. I choose to..."
"These protests, although seemingly perennial, have become increasingly focal in the past weeks, perhaps because of the increasing clarity in the concern of the Iranian protesters, who blame Khamenei for the country’s apparent adamant economic stagnation and political subordination in many respects. During the last few days..."
"Having PMD? Missing the bonfires? The s’mores? Do not worry for I have a solution to all your problems..."
"In memory of this camp; if I have one thing that I took away, it is the importance of loving those closest to you, and that may seem obvious, but what it truly means is befriending Allah. No one is..."
"For those who love one another for the sake of Allah are the people who will get shade on the day of judgment, they are the people with the purest of hearts. May Allah allow us to be of the people who truly..."
"MYNA is my home. MYNA is my family. MYNA shaped me into who I am today. Every single camp holds new friendships and bonds, as well as new opportunities and..."