Here's a snippet from my first article: Converts Crossing the Gap of Misunderstanding
"Converts are in a unique position to clarify misconceptions. They have crossed the invisible frontier between two faiths and have experienced both in a very real sense. They know all too well the criticisms hurled at each religion. No doubt they’ve asked themselves the same probing questions as they patrolled the in-between spaces. Interrogating their faith in the illuminating darkness of the night."
For more, head on over to MuslimGirl.net. If you haven't come across the site before, I've cherry picked some of my favourite aritcles which caught my eye recently:
Amani on Muslim Girls and Alcohol
Laila Alawa on ‘Side Entrance,’ a Topic that has been Silenced for Too Long
Ainee Fatima: The New Pakistani Cartoon The Burqa Avenger: Denying The Western Gaze
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