The Purpose of Optimism

The Purpose of Optimism

An Essay by Mehraj Hassan   |   August 2014 Edition
quiltofkindness

Feature: Quilt of Kindness

A Poem by Rahma Zakaria   |   July 2014 Edition
Us Versus the Law

Who Makes the Rules?

An Essay by Aamir Shamsi   |   June 2014 Edition

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The Purpose of Optimism

The Purpose of Optimism

Optimism is a virtue of the righteous believer. Being optimistic is to be hopeful and...

quiltofkindness

Feature: Quilt of Kindness

This piece was published as part of an MYM partnership with Washington, D.C.’s Muslim Inter-scholastic...

Us Versus the Law

Who Makes the Rules?

If we were to ask any Muslim, practising or not practising, if they thought they...

Her Name was Mariam

Her Name was Mariam

It was only ever supposed to be a joke, a trick, a meager, selfish brutality...

Bittersweet Solitude

Bittersweet Solitude

In the chilling whispers of the night, Thoughts begin to race, take flight. I listen...

You Are Ethereal

You Are Ethereal

This is a message to anyone who has ever struggled, with anything: You’ll be okay....