Listen to the Podcast I reflect on my own personal journey as a Muslim, how I express my Islam, and some crucial decisions I had to make before launching Becoming the Alpha Muslim. The episode is titled “My Bruce Lee Moment.” You’ll understand why as you read this post. Please subscribe to my podcast and […]
Imagine a Muslim, a Christian, and an Atheist writer sat down to talk about self-censorship and free speech. How do you think the discussion would turn out? Would they get along? Would they be at each other’s throats? Now listen to this.
“Come home, son” Shame and relief contorted my face. Alhamdulillah, this was an email, so my father would not see. Neither would he hear the surrender in my sigh, as I typed “Yeah, ok.” And then added, “I need money for the ticket.” “For food too,” I thought, my stomach twisting. For the past week, […]