Your twenties is the time to find yourself and discover who you are, so they say. But you’ve come to realize it’s not as easy and magical as you previously thought. Continue reading


Whether you run on Muslim Standard Time or suffer from chronic tardiness, you have been late more times than you’ve been early — and it’s time to accept that. Continue reading

“I’m really nervous so I just want to apologize in advance for any mistakes or slip ups,” I stated anxiously before launching into my presentation.  It was my freshman year of college, and my assignment was to craft an argument answering a prompt related to a text we were reading in the class at the […]

“Come on, let’s be real. What’s the point?” He said, eyeing the stack of textbooks next to me and the papers scattered all across the table. Continue reading

My heart was racing.  My palms were sweaty.  My throat was suddenly dry.  This was not a good sign.

How could I possibly make a good impression if I could barely hold myself together? Continue reading

Following the trend of Facebook businesses among young Muslim American women, we talked to Aqsa Zubair, a freshman Pre-Med student at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA who started her own business using talent, ambition and Facebook. Continue reading