I initially started this blog from the desire to share something about my life here with the world because I see and read so much negativity …. then … I found myself struggling to write.
Dear America, You are great. To me you are great because you are so diverse. YOU ARE A KALEIDOSCOPE OF DIVERSITY ALREADY AND YOU ARE GREAT BECAUSE OF IT. The people who make you up into a nation make you great – the little ones more so than the big ones. Your creative culture is […]Read more "#tellAmericaitsgreat"
A short sturdy lady came towards me. Exuding strength, warmth, kindness, generosity, and an uncompromising self. She smiled greeting me with the booming greetings of the desert. At least 3 minutes dedicated to the ritual. Allah hayki, kaif haliki, shlownki, Al-hamdulilah, Allah maki, Halla ya halla, Allah HAYki. She kisses my cheek, grasps my head, then […]Read more "Portrait of a Matriarch…"