Miss Read

I’ve started post after post and left them unfinished recently. I’ve not published anything since December and this lack of…

A Letter to My Cousin

Dear Wajeeha, (I always knew you as Jia) You were always such a happy baby.  

Daddy’s Girl

In the wake of the decision taken in parliament to bomb Syria, this was written by my talented husband for Rahma.…

Stupid Things People Say To New Mothers

After Rahma was born, we had visitors, not as many as I thought we would have, but obviously people wanted…

I Haven’t Done Anything Wrong

You feel responsible for what happened.  When you watched the news you thought, please God, don’t let them be Muslims.…