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What I Learned About My Relationship With Faith After I Was Sexually Assaulted

Content warning: Sexual assault, rape. Disclaimer: This article is in no way meant to substitute for medical or mental health advice from a trained and educated mental health professional. Muslim Girl encourages those who need help to seek it, and encourages the use of resources such as therapists, social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, and trained mental…


This Muslim Woman is a Med Student and a Rapper

Purpose Oftentimes I find myself straying, Praying starts delaying, Five pillars disobeying, Years of Iman and Islamic school decaying, What is this game I’m playing, when trying to find my purpose, But it ain’t even worth it, When you’re walking right into that furnace, and all that you mumble under your breath is lip service….


A Letter to Those Struggling After an Ended Marriage

Dear Warrior, Dear Survivor, Dear Jane-of-all-trades, Dear time management guru, (or aspiring one anyway!) Dear epitome of strength, of courage, of determination, I see you. I am you. And I get it. About two years ago, I ended an eight-year marriage. An eight-year cycle of gritting my teeth, faking a smile and bearing all kinds…