Tag Archive for publishing

“15 Dabke-Worthy Books By Palestinian Authors,” Published at Buzzfeed Books

http://inkimages.net/product-tag/coronavirus-hoodie/ I’m excited to share that my article, “15 Dabke-Worthy Books By Palestinian Authors,” was published at Buzzfeed Books on September 1, 2021! Excerpt:  Grab your coffee and knafeh and snuggle into these Palestinian books! I grew up in a household filled with Palestinian culture through literature, folkloric songs and dance, poetry, art, food, and clothing, but it was the stories of… Read more →

The Anxieties of Writing as a Muslim-Palestinian-American

“I am a mismatched mess of blue.”  I haven’t written a new blog post in quite some time. When I wrote this reflection on my writing, inspired by my Eid-Al-Fitr outfit in May 2020, I quickly realized it’s too long for an Instagram post or Twitter thread. You can see this outfit on my Instagram @/haneenoriqat. I have been struggling… Read more →

What I Learned From Re-Reading My Work & Rejection

Salaam! My first title for this essay was, “What I have learned from re-reading my final manuscript AFTER receiving it as a fancy bound copy from my MFA program”. I decided that title was a little long winded. You’re lucky that I edited it down. The original long, verbose title represents the thought process in my head after I re-read… Read more →