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The Only Muslim At A Writers Conference?

The Only Muslim At A Writers Conference?

By Aishah Alam | May 31st 2021  If you are a writer and thinking about publishing a book, then there is one place where all great writers are told to go: The Writers Conference. In this post, I am going to get personal with my own experience and, then I am then...

Lets Talk About Ego

Lets Talk About Ego

By Aishah Alam | April 5th, 2021   I have a question for you… When I say the word ‘ego’, what picture comes to mind? For me, the image isn’t pretty: I imagine a puffed-up chest and a raised head, just so the little people can look a little smaller. And that is my...

Know Your Write(r) Self

Know Your Write(r) Self

By Aishah Alam | March 22nd, 2021   One of the most difficult things for me as a writer was writing. Yes, writing! I would write about things that I lost passion for so quickly and I would even begin to dread writing anything. I began to tell myself things like...

Two things Every Muslim Should Know About Novel Writing

Two things Every Muslim Should Know About Novel Writing

By Aishah Alam | March 8th, 2021 Ever wondered what Islam says about writing fictional pieces? I know I have. This is why I decided to do my own research and guess what I found? There are two main things you need to keep in mind: Be clear you are writing fiction...

On Finding The Time To Write Your Novel

On Finding The Time To Write Your Novel

By Fozia Akter | February 22nd, 2021 (Guest Post) Hello and welcome to this editorial space! Does writing make you feel like you want to bash your head against a keyboard? Do you dread the blank page? Do you spend your time and money on creating a “writing space”...

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