Muslim Tag Archive

To A Mere Headscarf

Poem by
Sep 28 · 3 min read

You are spit at, ripped off, flown and lit. But when I advocate for you, shout out the world for you, they treat me like you. I am spit at,...

Hand Me Down Your Revolution

Memoir by
Aug 21 · 5 min read

I say, “I think we, as a generation, are unlearning a lot of toxic ideas.” She says, “Unlearning has been focal in my growth as a...

How Could She Do This?

Story by
Sep 27, 2016 · 5 min read

HOW COULD SHE DO THIS? I really looked up to her, I can’t believe she would stoop this low. I mean, she was the first hijabi to appear on...

Emo Muslim Youth?

Essay by
Feb 20, 2010 · 4 min read

Our society is filled with hurt and despair. The sad part is that we, as Muslim youth, don’t make it any better. Unfortunately, many...

How YOU(th) can be a STAR!

Essay by
Feb 1, 2010 · 5 min read

When you look up at the night sky these days, in your own city, what do you see? For me, all I see are a bunch of gloomy clouds. MashaAllah...

Dare to be Different!

Essay by
Jan 3, 2010 · 5 min read

‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Abbas said that the Prophet Muhammad said: “Whoever sticks to my Sunnah (my way, my path, my practice, my...

Are You Different?

Poem by
Dec 5, 2009 · 3 min read

“Islam began as something strange, and will revert to being strange as it began. So give glad tidings to the strangers.” -The...

Editing with Excellence

Essay by
Oct 21, 2009 · 7 min read

For part 1 of this two-part article, which speaks about video taping, see here. As Muslims, we always have to try to do our best in...

Sailing Hearts and Ailing Hearts

MYM Guests
Essay by
Aug 1, 2009 · 4 min read

By Ayman Nassar First of all, I thank my younger brothers for inviting me to write this youthful post. It’s a bounty from Allah that...

Love And Respect

Essay by
May 1, 2009 · 4 min read

Have we ever thought about the difference between love and respect? When we say we love someone, what does that mean? When we say we...

Mommy, Daddy, What Is That?

Memoir by
Dec 15, 2008 · 8 min read

In our lives, we see, meet, and interact with non-Muslims on a daily basis. These moments, be it large or small, creates an influence on...