Creating Muslim-Friendly Spaces panel: Stratagem 2019

On the morning of Saturday, September 28, I walked into my old alma mater at the University of British Columbia.  The Robert. H Lee Alumni Center is a beautiful space and Stratagem 2019 — a 2.5-day summit focused on elevating conversations around diversity and inclusion in the workplace — took [...]

By |2019-10-28T20:40:18+00:00October 28th, 2019|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Women Driving Change: Fundraiser for Loujain Al-Hathloul

On the night of August 14, 2019, I performed at a fundraiser for Loujain Al-Hathloul. It was the biggest audience I've performed in front to date. There were about 100 people in a space that showed up to support Loujain's campaign. Loujain al-Hathloul is a detained Saudi women's rights [...]

By |2019-09-23T17:18:27+00:00September 23rd, 2019|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Real Vancouver Writers’ Series Spring 2019 Literary Showcase

On May 24, 2019, I had the honor of being invited to perform for the Real Vancouver Writers' Series. I was part of a lineup of six writers from Vancouver and Toronto. I was invited as an emerging writer, to share work from my debut novel, Saltwater Spirits. My [...]

By |2019-06-13T22:17:59+00:00June 12th, 2019|Blog, Events|0 Comments

Real Vancouver Spring 2019 Literary Showcase

The Real Vancouver Writers’ Series is a curated literary arts reading series that celebrates world-class writers from Vancouver and beyond. RVWS organizes four to six readings per year and often collaborate with other local or national arts and culture organizations. To find out more about this organization, visit [...]

By |2019-05-01T03:25:06+00:00April 19th, 2019|Events|0 Comments