Debut Book Announcement

I’ve been sitting on this news for awhile. Well not just sitting, there has been some writing, sketching, and painting, too. My debut picture book comes out in 2023!(Yes books are acquired by editors wayyy before they are released into the world). With a second book coming out in 2024. Thank you to my incredible […]

Things To Do (And Not Do) Before A Twitter Pitch Party

I owe a lot to Twitter pitch parties. They helped me understand good hooks, and after participating in #PBPitch in February 2021, they helped me acquire an agent. Thanks to #PbPitch, I received an offer for representation, which turned into multiple offers for representation, which turned into signing with my agent. This is not a […]

Sharing Ramadan on Refinery29

One of my goals has been to support changing the narrative about Islam. That’s why I started IslamiMommy. Today, I made another small step toward that goal. Refinery29 published my article about Ramadan! Yes, I’m geeking out.

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