Articles

HELLO GIGGLES

The day I found out I wasn’t white

 

YES! MAGAZINE

Amid Travel Ban, Refugee Women Cope With Trauma and Stress Through Drum Circles

 

INTIMATES

How My Poet-Refugee Mother Became A Trump Supporter (Medium Staff Pick)

 

OZY MEDIA

I Was a 9-Year-Old Girl in War-Torn Iran

 

THE ESTABLISHMENT

What Happened When My Travel Ban-Supporting Neighbor Met With Refugees
Poetry Saved Me In Iran — Could It Save Us From War?
I’m A Refugee From A Banned Country — This Is My American Story (Medium Staff Pick)

 

ELEPHANT JOURNAL

I Lived through the “New Normal” & Don’t want to do it Again. (Editor Pick)

 

HUFFINGTON POST

Out Beyond Whitewashing Rumi…
What Trump (and America) Could Learn From Narcissus
Two Women on Opposite Sides of a War, Meet for the First Time

 

ALTERNET

As the Trump administration attempts to install a Muslim ban, I am compelled to reflect on my past.

 

MEDIUM

What Do you do? — Rumi’s answer
Rumi’s Meditation
Courage: What’s love got to do with it?
The Tyranny of Happiness

 

Rumi’s Gift Oracle Deck, featuring calligrams, original translations and an accompanying commentary booklet is forthcoming in spring, 2018 by Schiffer Publishing