UZ Corner

The Invitation – Part 2

By Umm Zakiyyah a short story PART ONE | PART TWO After the summer internship, Paula and I went our separate ways. We kept in touch, but we had our own lives to focus on. I went to college close to home to...
UZ Corner

The Invitation

By Umm Zakiyyah a short story PART ONE | PART TWO   I hugged my knees and concentrated my attention on the parking lot beyond my third-floor apartment window. It was all I could do to steady my...

Beautiful Child by Shahroz

A new spoken word piece by Shahroz Beautiful child, beautiful child Whoever told you that you weren't beautiful is a liar Every man and woman judges you, putting you on trial it’s wild, you're just...

Exploring the Problems in Producing a Good Islamic Children’s Book

Given the fact that there are not enough Muslim professionals in the Arts, and the lack of a sizeable market to support their work, it stands to reasons that editors, writers, illustrators, musicians and others will only be part time in their work. This is not their main source of income and thus their standards can only go so high.