Yes, The Repeaters is only a few weeks from release, InshaAllah (God willing). As you can see the cover design is complete. Big thanks to illustrator Daria Rzhanikova for her beautiful work. Also, the typesetting is complete. The only thing remaining is a final proofreading run, which I’m doing now. In the process I’ve decided to rewrite a few key scenes.
Thank you so much to those who have helped me prepare this book for publication. Be patient – we’re almost there!
I’m following my own inner starlight, staying on course due northeast, and not bothering to hide the lunacy. Continue reading →
An ocean wave is born. In that instant it is glorious and unafraid. Sunlight shines through it as through emerald glass, and sparkles on the foam. That is its moment of worship and praise. Continue reading →
Any organizations – or nations – that think they can achieve meaningful goals through violence are only squandering resources, wasting lives and corrupting their moral centers. Continue reading →
I noticed that a few of the women at the table facing mine were watching me intently. Every time I looked up, they were gazing right at me… Continue reading →
I’ve seen the highs and lows of human nature, but I still believe in love and the goodness of the human heart. Continue reading →
Finally Salma sat up in bed, her eyes half-lidded, and accepted the small cup of mac and cheese I offered her. She sat there with it in her lap, and her eyes closed again. Continue reading →
How does one live with the knowledge of recent events and still celebrate Ramadan? How does one connect with her or his spirituality, let go of anger and shame, and embrace the healing of this month? Continue reading →
Thanks a million to the ten donors who contributed to my GoFundMe campaign to raise money to publish my next novel, The Repeaters. Continue reading →
What would you do if you could go back to the age of five, retaining all the knowledge abilities you now possess, and live your life over again? Continue reading →