Hope, everyone had a nice Christmas! I’ve only started celebrating Christmas in my adult life, not so long ago really. My parents have never celebrated it (as we’re a Muslim family). We were grateful for the days off and spent it with family, but without a big dinner or any other kind of big ruckus.… Continue reading Reflections – ’tis the holiday season 5
Month: December 2018
The theory of everything – ’tis the holiday season 4
This is an extremely positively painted tale of Stephen’s and Jane’s life together. A fairy tale, you could say. Its positivity and hopefulness did make me think, what if the main character had been played by a disabled actor? What if our world was that fa(i)r? Why isn’t it? Wouldn’t that have been the cherry… Continue reading The theory of everything – ’tis the holiday season 4
Muslim women are not monolithic…
Please have a look at this voice, that should be heard by everyone, who'd like to broaden their horizons in terms of what a Muslim woman could be like, my journey with sexuality. This blog is full of articles, that show, that Muslim women are not a homogenous group. They are different and not only… Continue reading Muslim women are not monolithic…
Another edit done! – do I have to edit my whole blog?! – ’tis the holiday season 3
Part 3 of my holiday series - Do I have to edit my whole blog? Or even my whole life?!
‘Tis the holiday season 2: The way I die – Monica Mehengat
Part 2 of 'tis the holiday season: let's support our friends! Especially when they are reaching for the stars.