November 2013

On Storytelling Aspirations, Or: Dastangoi!

November 22, 2013

I’m a notorious story repeater. I can’t help it. There are certain things that just trigger a particular story of something that had happened in my life. While most of the time it works out and I happen to be around different people when I tell a specific tale, the unfortunate truth is that some […]

Read the full article →

The Quest for the Muslim Narrative, Now in Fiction!

November 7, 2013

Muslims need to tell their stories. I’ve heard this for quite a while now. If we don’t tell our own narrative, then we are letting those who don’t know anything about us be the ones to promote stereotype-laden gibberish about Muslims. I’m still trying to find my place in all this and my need/want to […]

Read the full article →