February 2011

A Photoshoot of Kids Or: It’s a Good Thing I Don’t Drink

February 27, 2011

Almost two years ago, when I visited my cousin after she had her first kid, I took kinda of a cool picture of her husband holding their newborn (apologies if that sounds egotistical). Before I went off to visit them yet again last week, my cousin texted asking me if I could take another picture […]

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Praying in Public – All the Cool Kids Are Doing It!

February 25, 2011

Salon.com published an article the other day titled My Awkward Moments in Muslim Prayer. The writer pretty much sums up the life in Muslims in the West in our quest to always complete our prayers, of which there are 5 at various times throughout the day, on time. There have definitely been times when I’ve […]

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Au Revoir, Borders

February 20, 2011

I got an email the other day through Borders Rewards that told me that the Fremont Borders store is closing and that there will be a sale going on. I thought it was a joke – the place where I had spent so much time was closing? Say it ain’t so!! I knew about the […]

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Power to the People!

February 11, 2011

I have to be honest with you folks – I hadn’t updated in a while because nothing felt like it was worthy enough to write about while a revolution was going on halfway across the world. Since January 25th, the people of Egypt had been protesting in the streets against Hosni Mubarak’s regime and nothing […]

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