This year marks my 25 year hijab anniversary. Wearing hijab for 25 years has never limited me. It has empowered me. It has taught me how to become a brave, unrelenting force against Islamophobia.
December was a tough month. With so much suffering and death around the world, very little brought me joy. There were a few days I had to take a break from reading the news and consuming social media because it was just too overwhelming. Then I felt guilty for turning a blind eye. Why should I get to […]