What I Wish I Was Told As a Teenager (307/365)

When you're a teenage girl you're sort of told loads of contradicting things and are somehow supposed to come out of it as a healthy functioning adult. At mosque I was told I need to get married and have children I had many arguments saying this notion wasn't very Islamic as women aren't seen as … Continue reading What I Wish I Was Told As a Teenager (307/365)

Sometimes You Need To Break Up With Your Friends (165/365)

Friendships are one of those things that kind of take the sideline when it comes to the major relationships in your life. Maybe it's because of movies showing romantic love as the ultimate relationship to cherish, or just the fact that we don't really talk about it much as a society, but the friends you … Continue reading Sometimes You Need To Break Up With Your Friends (165/365)

Why Are People So Scared to be Single? (160/365)

I've been in many situations with many friendships circles where I've been the perpetually single person. Which in some cases baffles some of them, they're genuinley surprised and shocked by the lack of interest I had in pursuing a relationship. Whenever we'd meet up they'd ask the same question: "So Fatima, hows your love life?" … Continue reading Why Are People So Scared to be Single? (160/365)