You may have that one Muslim friend who, for the past month, postponed a coffee date, turned down that bubble gum and avoided the cafeteria. Yes, these are the symptoms of the holy season of Ramadan, during which more than one billion Muslims unite around the world to devote one month to fasting from sunrise to sunset, including your fellow classmates.Read more
The clock reads 2:00 a.m. I should be asleep by now.
I studied so late last night that my eyes burn and my brain can hardly make sense of concepts I learned in elementary school.Read more
“Being an immigrant is hard,” said a family friend to me a few days ago. She has just moved to Europe for her retirement and is quickly realizing, as I am, that we are not in Kansas anymore. Everything is just different enough to realize that this isn’t quite home — yet — as much as we want it to be.Read more