Realizing that you’re too white for your brown friends and too brown for your white friends
"The heart is not cleansed with ordinary water, but with tears of shame and repentance."
if i don’t dry my beard with a towel, it gets my shirt wet
"I learned that people can easily forget that others are human."
The time for one of the five prayers came in while I was studying at a coffee shop, so I walked outside and started praying in the grass. When I went to prostrate, a man walked up to me and said, “Girl why you sniffing the grass?”
And this pretty much describes my life as an American Muslim.