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All Alone

Ibrahim Jimoh
Poem by
May 7 · 2 min read

MYM features a piece by Ibrahim Jimoh, an up-and-coming author from Nigeria! When things seem hard, And your voice goes unheard, When all...

An Anachronism of Sorts

Poem by
Mar 5 · 6 min read

At first, I simply thought I didn’t matter. Not necessarily because my voice, being so soft, was ignored or spoken over whenever it...

Where Will You Turn?

Poem by
Nov 14, 2016 · 5 min read

When the going gets rough, where will you turn? When inside the chest you have a sensation that burns And a myriad of enemies attack you so...

The Autobiography

Poem by
Nov 1, 2016 · 2 min read

I don’t want to get caught up in details, but details make me, me It’s an interesting thing when you see a dead man be Walked on a...

The Polygamy Game

Poem by
Apr 2, 2015 · 2 min read

Unfair as thy fate might seem Through the distress of circumstances seen Comes hope, the mistress that does not deem And faith, the wife...

Balancing My Muslim & American Identity

Memoir by
Apr 2, 2015 · 6 min read

My stomach clenched. Surrounded by an unpleasant stench in the gym, I froze with fear as my physical education teacher informed us that...

Black Holes and Sunrises

Poem by
Jan 22, 2014 · 3 min read

The dark blue fortified a foreign feeling, An enigmatic emotion that was not ready to testify. ‘Twas like ink submerging in the celestial...

Of Masks

MYM Guests
Poem by
Nov 11, 2013 · 3 min read

Written by Omar Shareef of Muslim Medicine for Muslim Youth Musings. He was but a young impressionable man from the hood, Naïve to the...

There Were Four

MYM Staff
Poem by
Sep 12, 2013 · 3 min read

Written by Arif Kabir, Fatimah Waseem, Muhtasham Sifaat, and Sabera Akhter. At the break of dawn must four song sparrows learn to fly, So...

With A Soul, I Fly

MYM Guests
Poem by
Jan 21, 2013 · 3 min read

The following piece, “With a Soul, I Fly” by Hibbah Haddam, was chosen from a selection of submissions for Expressions: Sisters’ Open...

Up and Away

Poem by
Oct 2, 2011 · 1 min read

There are days when the sun is on a chariot, bursting through the clouds. And I am elevated enough to throw my head back and allow its rays...

Crimson Drenched Eyes

Poem by
Aug 11, 2011 · 2 min read

Another tear rolls down my cheek, I feel it meandering its way down, Joining the others to form a stream. I slowly close my crimson...