I reached for my hidden journal and wrote a note to my future self to live. To actually live her life and remember me, her younger self, that is desperately waiting to live a life I am in control of.
For most of my life I have felt discomfort calling myself a woman, it never sits right in my mouth and I always feel a heaviness when referring myself as such. I thought that if I was not a woman, I had to be a man.
Throughout history, we see women being robbed of their choices to express themselves in the way they want to.
Sorjo chatted with Taylor McCabe, 19 year old covert Muslim American artist, about her powerful paintings.
Are they “good Muslims” for doing that to me?