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The Lit Muslim

By The Strangers Poets
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40. Traditional publishing | With Hend and Aishah
All about Traditional Publishing!   We talk about what to expect with the process, how to begin looking for agents and what traditional publishers look for in a book!  * * We are super excited to launch our new group coaching program for Muslim women writers! Sign up to our newsletter for more information:   https://mailchi.mp/be17429ca57e/woke-woman-sign-up-page
45:50
September 27, 2022
39. Book reviews | With Hend and Aishah
All about book reviews!   Did you already publish your book and want some book reviews?   What platforms are available for you to have book reviews?   Who should we approach for book reviews?  • •  **Announcements**  - Watch this space tomorrow @woke_woman for an announcement on something new and super cool for our woke woman community!   - Have a poem on our final messenger peace be upon him? Want it to be published? Submit through the link in our bio @thestrangerspoets    -Are you a Muslim sister who writes?? Then join our community.!We do weekly prompts where our sisters share their answers. This weeks prompt is: ‘What makes you feel safe?'    If your a Muslim woman writer and want to be part of a writing community, email us at info.thestrangers@gmail.com with topic: 'The Society Of Muslim Women Writers’   Find our more about us here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
29:54
September 20, 2022
38. Self Publishing| With Hend and Aishah
All about self publishing!    What is the journey of self publishing your book?    What platforms should you go with to print your book?    What to do if you can’t afford to pay for self publishing your book?   Tips for children’s books and more!   Are you a Muslim sister who writes?? Then join our community.!We do weekly prompts where our sisters share their answers.  If your a Muslim woman writer and want to be part of a writing community, email us at info.thestrangers@gmail.com with topic: 'The Society Of Muslim Women Writers’   Find our more about us here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
35:52
September 12, 2022
37. Beta Readers | With Hend and Aishah
All about beta readers!   A beta reader is a person who reads your edited manuscript and provides feedback based on their reader eyes in your genre.   So where can we find them? How are they different to critique partners? How can we accept the feedback they give in the best way? How long should we wait for them to get back to us with feedback? And more questions!!   Are you a Muslim sister who writes?? Then join our community! We do weekly prompts where our sisters share their answers.  This weeks prompt is: ‘What makes you feel safe?'   If your a Muslim woman writer and want to be part of a writing community, email us at info.thestrangers@gmail.com with topic: 'The Society Of Muslim Women Writers’   Find out more about us here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
34:30
August 31, 2022
36. Writing To Heal With Hend and Aishah
We talked about: ‘I feel numb, how can I write about my feelings?’   ‘Is there any specific writing I can do to heal?’   ‘How can I write about my feelings when it hurts too much?’   A great way to begin is to be part of a community. We do weekly prompts where our sisters share their answers. This weeks prompt is: ‘things that bring me joy’    If your a Muslim woman writer and want to be part of a writing community, email us at info.thestrangers@gmail.com with topic: 'The Society Of Muslim Women Writers’   Find our more about us here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
38:28
August 23, 2022
35. Finding The Balance Between Work and Writing | QA with Hend Hegazi, Kashmir Maryam and Aishah Alam
How can we balance our writing and our work?  We answered some important questions from you with Hend Hegazi and Kashmir Maryam.  (IG:  @author.hend and @kashmirmaryam)    If your a muslim woman writer and want to be part of a writing community, email us at info.thestrangers@gmail.com with topic: 'The Society Of Muslim Women Writers’   Find our more about us here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
57:44
August 16, 2022
34. Poetry | With Hend and Aishah
Out of all the topics our community has voted for, poetry had the most votes 😎   We answer some of your questions on poetry, publishing poetry, how to harness inspiration and more!  If you want to join the woke woman writing community, just DM us and we will send you the link.   If your a muslim woman writer and want to be part of a writing community, email us at info.thestrangers@gmail.com with topic: 'The Society Of Muslim Women Writers’   Find our more about us here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
37:50
August 09, 2022
33. Writing Community | With Hend and Aishah
Today Hend Hegazi and Aishah Alam talked  about writing community and the impact it can make when we are part of something bigger.   Some questions we answered were:   What do I look for in a writing community?   Do we have to pay to be a part of a writing community?    What are the etiquettes of being a part of a writing community?   If your a muslim woman writer and want to be part of a writing community, email us at info.thestrangers@gmail.com with topic: 'The Society Of Muslim Women Writers’ 𝗣𝗼𝗲𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗝𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰𝗲 | 𝐀𝐧 𝐀𝐧𝐭𝐡𝐨𝐥𝐨𝐠𝐲 𝐎𝐟 𝐏𝐨𝐞𝐦𝐬 𝐁𝐲 𝐌𝐮𝐬𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐚𝐯𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐨𝐧 𝐩𝐚𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐛𝐚𝐜𝐤. 𝐓𝐨 𝐛𝐮𝐲  𝐜𝐥𝐢𝐜𝐤 𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐤 𝐭𝐫𝐞𝐞 𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐤 𝐛𝐞𝐥𝐨𝐰 𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐜𝐞𝐞𝐝𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐲- 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐧𝐨𝐧 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐟𝐢𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝟓% 𝐭𝐨 𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐲 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐞𝐟 𝐢𝐧 𝐏𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐞. 𝐒𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐚𝐮𝐬𝐞 ✊🏼✊🏾✊🏻 📣 📣 𝐍𝐄𝐖 𝐏𝐎𝐄𝐓𝐈𝐂 𝐉𝐔𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐂𝐄 𝐂𝐀𝐌𝐏𝐀𝐈𝐆𝐍: 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐭𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐭 𝐌𝐮𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝 (𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞 𝐮𝐩𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐢𝐦)  𝐜𝐥𝐢𝐜𝐤 𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐤 𝐭𝐫𝐞𝐞 𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐤  𝐛𝐞𝐥𝐨𝐰: 𝐒𝐔𝐁𝐌𝐈𝐓 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐦 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐭 𝐌𝐮𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝 (𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞 𝐮𝐩𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐢𝐦) 𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 📣📣 https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
36:43
July 26, 2022
32. Writers Block | Author interview with Hend Hegazi
Do you have writers block? What’s causing it? What are trauma block? Emotional blocks? Mental and physical blocks? We talk about all of these in todays live and end with an interview with Hend Hegazi who shares her own inspiration and wonderful words. Her two main advices were: 1. Commit to yourself 2. Don’t edit as you write Follow her @author.hend on IG and check out her novels and work: www.hendhegazi.com Want to join our Woke Woman writing community? DM us on IG @thestrangerspoets or @woke_woman ‘woke writer WatsApp’ or email us on info.thestrangers@gmail.com
46:34
July 12, 2022
31. Writing Process | with Hend Hegazi and Marah Siyam and Aishah Alam
Ae you a mother who works and just can’t find the time to write?   What is the best time to write?   What programs are there out there which will help our writing be better?   Today we talked about writing process with Hend Hegazi: Hendhegazi.com and we interviewed Marah Siyam: Marahsiyam.com,  author of ‘Some People Don’t Deserve Names’.    📢Want to be part of a writing community? Email us: info.thestrangers@gmail.com  for the link to our weekly writing group!📢 𝗣𝗼𝗲𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗝𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰𝗲 | 𝐀𝐧 𝐀𝐧𝐭𝐡𝐨𝐥𝐨𝐠𝐲 𝐎𝐟 𝐏𝐨𝐞𝐦𝐬 𝐁𝐲 𝐌𝐮𝐬𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐚𝐯𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐨𝐧 𝐩𝐚𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐛𝐚𝐜𝐤. 𝐓𝐨 𝐛𝐮𝐲  click link tree link below 𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐜𝐞𝐞𝐝𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐲- 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐧𝐨𝐧 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐟𝐢𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝟓% 𝐭𝐨 𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐲 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐞𝐟 𝐢𝐧 𝐏𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐞. 𝐒𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐚𝐮𝐬𝐞 ✊🏼✊🏾✊🏻 📣 📣 𝐍𝐄𝐖 𝐏𝐎𝐄𝐓𝐈𝐂 𝐉𝐔𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐂𝐄 𝐂𝐀𝐌𝐏𝐀𝐈𝐆𝐍: 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐭𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐭 𝐌𝐮𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝 (𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞 𝐮𝐩𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐢𝐦)  click link tree link  below: 𝐒𝐔𝐁𝐌𝐈𝐓 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐦 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐭 𝐌𝐮𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝 (𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞 𝐮𝐩𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐢𝐦) 𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 📣📣 https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
45:42
July 05, 2022
30. I Didn't Want To Become Muslim And Then Snapchat Happened | Author Interview with Yasmin McClellan (Season Three Finale)
In this interview we had the honor of talking to sister Yasmin about her new book: I Didn't Want To Become Muslim And Then Snapchat Happened which she co authored with Umm Zakiyyah.  Buy her book here:  https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09JJ9CPLM/ref=cm_sw_r_awdo_navT_a_674TVEMM4BMF06S0RQP7_nodl# and another book she has coauthored with other sisters: https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B09HJNS222/ref=dbs_a_w_dp_b09hjns222_nodl#aw-udpv3-customer-reviews_feature_div   𝗣𝗼𝗲𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗝𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰𝗲 | 𝐀𝐧 𝐀𝐧𝐭𝐡𝐨𝐥𝐨𝐠𝐲 𝐎𝐟 𝐏𝐨𝐞𝐦𝐬 𝐁𝐲 𝐌𝐮𝐬𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐚𝐯𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐨𝐧 𝐩𝐚𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐛𝐚𝐜𝐤. 𝐓𝐨 𝐛𝐮𝐲  click link tree link below 𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐜𝐞𝐞𝐝𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐲- 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐧𝐨𝐧 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐟𝐢𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝟓% 𝐭𝐨 𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐲 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐞𝐟 𝐢𝐧 𝐏𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐞. 𝐒𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐚𝐮𝐬𝐞 ✊🏼✊🏾✊🏻 📣 📣 𝐍𝐄𝐖 𝐏𝐎𝐄𝐓𝐈𝐂 𝐉𝐔𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐂𝐄 𝐂𝐀𝐌𝐏𝐀𝐈𝐆𝐍: 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐭𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐭 𝐌𝐮𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝 (𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞 𝐮𝐩𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐢𝐦)  click link tree link  below: 𝐒𝐔𝐁𝐌𝐈𝐓 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐦 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐭 𝐌𝐮𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝 (𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞 𝐮𝐩𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐢𝐦) 𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 📣📣 https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
32:22
June 30, 2022
29. How To Edit Your Manuscript | Hend Hegazi
We talked about:   - What do you do when you finish that first draft?  - What are the types of editors?   - What should you look for in an editor?    Jazaka Allah Khair to our sister Hend (Hendhegazi.com)  for her insights and sharing her knowledge with us.🥰   📢Want to be part of a writing community? Email us: info.thestrangers@gmail.com  for the link to our weekly writing group!📢 To find out more about our new book Poetic Justice, click: 'Buy 'Poetic Justice | An Anthology Of Poems By Muslims' Here' here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets 5% of all proceeds go to Palestine. The rest go towards The Strangers Inc to fund future impact projects. Disclaimer: The views and opinions shared in this Podcast are those of the speakers. The Strangers Poets Inc do not endorse any personal view of the speakers on any platform. The Strangers Poets Inc adhere to the widely accepted traditional, orthodox doctrine of Ahlus Sunnah.
38:30
June 28, 2022
28. How to Market Your Book | Hend Hegazi And Aishah Alam | LIVE Podcast Episode
Some of the questions we answered were:   As an introvert I find that a lot of the marketing advice out there feels inauthentic to me. Like with asking people to share my work or networking at writing events and even social media. How can I market my book in a way which aligns with me?    Do I have to be on social media to sell my book?   Can I relaunch my already released book? How?   𝗣𝗼𝗲𝘁𝗶𝗰 𝗝𝘂𝘀𝘁𝗶𝗰𝗲 | 𝐀𝐧 𝐀𝐧𝐭𝐡𝐨𝐥𝐨𝐠𝐲 𝐎𝐟 𝐏𝐨𝐞𝐦𝐬 𝐁𝐲 𝐌𝐮𝐬𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐬 𝐢𝐬 𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐚𝐯𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐨𝐧 𝐩𝐚𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐛𝐚𝐜𝐤. 𝐓𝐨 𝐛𝐮𝐲  click link tree link below 𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐜𝐞𝐞𝐝𝐬 𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐜𝐡𝐚𝐫𝐢𝐭𝐲- 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐧𝐨𝐧 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐟𝐢𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝟓% 𝐭𝐨 𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐲 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐞𝐟 𝐢𝐧 𝐏𝐚𝐥𝐞𝐬𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐞. 𝐒𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐚𝐮𝐬𝐞 ✊🏼✊🏾✊🏻   📣 📣 𝐍𝐄𝐖 𝐏𝐎𝐄𝐓𝐈𝐂 𝐉𝐔𝐒𝐓𝐈𝐂𝐄 𝐂𝐀𝐌𝐏𝐀𝐈𝐆𝐍: 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐭𝐬 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐭 𝐌𝐮𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝 (𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞 𝐮𝐩𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐢𝐦)  click link tree link  below: 𝐒𝐔𝐁𝐌𝐈𝐓 𝐲𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐩𝐨𝐞𝐦 𝐚𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐨𝐮𝐫 𝐏𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐡𝐞𝐭 𝐌𝐮𝐡𝐚𝐦𝐦𝐞𝐝 (𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐞 𝐛𝐞 𝐮𝐩𝐨𝐧 𝐡𝐢𝐦) 𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐞 📣📣   https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets Find sister Hend here:  https://www.hendhegazi.com
45:34
June 21, 2022
27. Writing QA with Hend Hegazi | What Is A Successful Author?
We are so excited to bring you some instagram lives with our publishing department head Hend Hegazi who answers your questions on writing and editing.  To find out more about our new book Poetic Justice, click: 'Buy 'Poetic Justice | An Anthology Of Poems By Muslims' Here' here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets 5% of all proceeds go to Palestine. The rest go towards The Strangers Inc to fund future impact projects. Disclaimer: The views and opinions shared in this Podcast are those of the speakers. The Strangers Poets Inc do not endorse any personal view of the speakers on any platform. The Strangers Poets Inc adhere to the widely accepted traditional, orthodox doctrine of Ahlus Sunnah.
44:14
June 14, 2022
26. How Powerful Words Can Be | Maha From Islamic Poems
Aishah interviews Maha from @islamicpoems with over 18K followers on instagram shares her insights on purposeful poetry and what inspires her to make such profound content. We talk about how to keep humble in doing this work and how powerful words can be.  Follow Maha on instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/islamicpoems/ To find out more about our new book Poetic Justice, click: 'Buy 'Poetic Justice | An Anthology Of Poems By Muslims' Here' here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets 5% of all proceeds go to Palestine. The rest go towards The Strangers Inc to fund future impact projects.  Disclaimer: The views and opinions shared in this Podcast are those of the speakers. The Strangers Poets Inc do not endorse any personal view of the speakers on any platform. The Strangers Poets Inc adhere to the widely accepted traditional, orthodox doctrine of Ahlus Sunnah.
20:12
June 06, 2022
25. Are You A 'Mad' Poet?
In todays episode, Wajiha and Aishah talk about the concept of madness and reflect upon how it affects our creativity. We would love to hear what you think, let us know by answering the prompt our sister Wajiha shares at the end of the episode!  To find out more about our new book Poetic Justice, click: 'Buy 'Poetic Justice | An Anthology Of Poems By Muslims' Here' here: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets 5% of all proceeds go to Palestine. 95% goes to our non profit.  Disclaimer: The views and opinions shared in this Podcast are those of the speakers. The Strangers Poets Inc do not endorse any personal view of the speakers on any platform. The Strangers Poets Inc adhere to the widely accepted traditional, orthodox doctrine of Ahlus Sunnah. *Original poem: Madness by Aishah Alam*
47:18
May 23, 2022
24. Isolation And Creativity
With Ramadan having left us, we wanted to talk about isolation and how it can relate to our work as Muslim Creatives.  To find out more about our new book Poetic Justice, click: 'Get our new book! 'Poetic Justice | An anthology of Poems By Muslims'' here:  https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets Disclaimer: The views and opinions shared in this Podcast are those of the speakers. The Strangers Poets Inc do not endorse any personal view of the speakers on any platform. The Strangers Poets Inc adhere to the widely accepted traditional, orthodox doctrine of Ahlus Sunnah.
27:44
May 09, 2022
23. Receiving Inspiration
If you're a creative, then you might have a special way of getting inspiration from The Creator. In this episode, Aishah, Wajiha and Kashmir do a deep dive in to the different ways we might experience this inspiration through our subtle faculties.  Want to keep updated with what's going on? Click 'Want a FREE gift? Sign up to our newsletter!' On the link below: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets Disclaimer: The views and opinions shared in this Podcast are those of the speakers. The Strangers Poets Inc do not endorse any personal view of the speakers on any platform. The Strangers Poets Inc adhere to the widely accepted traditional, orthodox doctrine of Ahlus Sunnah.
33:44
March 28, 2022
The Poetry Segment | The Stranger's Poets 'Dear Chinese Embassy' (BONUS EPISODE)
This was our first ever Poetic Justice Project released On January 1st 2021 last year.   What you can do to help: http://thestrangerspoets.org/project-dear-chinese-embassy/ Honorable mention to our poets (find them on Instagram): @haala.marikar @zainab_rah275 @giftofthepen sally samak, Sarah Ali, Anne Garcia, @foreva_unsp0ken, @kashmirmaryam @thestrangerspoets Special thanks to our voices (find them on Instagram) @boonaam @laurenbooth.official *As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US*
07:59
March 25, 2022
22. Creative Process
We talk about creative process, inspiration, pearls and so much more! Want to keep updated?  Click 'Want a FREE gift? Sign up to our newsletter!' On the link below:  https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets Disclaimer: The views and opinions shared in this Podcast are those of the speakers. The Strangers Poets Inc do not endorse any personal view of the speakers on any platform. The Strangers Poets Inc adhere to the widely accepted traditional, orthodox doctrine of Ahlus Sunnah.
37:12
March 14, 2022
The Poetry Segment | Kashmir Maryam 'In God I Trust' (BONUS EPISODE)
Kashmir Maryam, co-founder of The Strangers Poets shares a deep piece at the Poetry Slam-themed 'In God We Trust' in by ICNA and The Strangers Poets 2021.  Find her here: kashmirmaryam.com and Instagram: @kashmirmaryam Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US 
02:24
March 11, 2022
SEASON THREE Trailer
Al things Literature. All things enlightening. *The Lit Muslim Podcast is bought to you by The Strangers Poets Inc, Woke Woman and Sacred Arts Workshop* Release date for the first official episode of the season is March 14th 2022. Want to keep updated? Click 'Want a FREE gift? Sign up to our newsletter!' On the link below: https://linktr.ee/thestrangerspoets
00:22
March 10, 2022
The Poetry Segment | Sabriah Reese 'In God We Trust' (BONUS EPISODE)
Another one of the winning poems of the ICNA symposium poetry slam which was themed 'In God We Trust.' Find her on Instagram: @breebreespeaks Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
05:06
February 25, 2022
The Poetry Segment | Naimah Baptiste 'Marhaban' (BONUS EPISODE)
Another beautiful poem by Naimah Baptiste shared at the ICNA symposium 2021 slam, themed 'In God We Trust'. You can find her on Instagram: @aurora.writings and @naimahb Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
03:59
February 11, 2022
Do You Hear Us? | A Poem About Racism | The Strangers Poets
Muslim Poets from around the globe share a poem about racism.   (This is a poetic justice project)   Our Poets: (@ is their Instagram handles)   Shaista Hussain @islamic_poetry_spiritual  Maaj @ipoetic Tahira Rajwani @Tahira_rajwani Aamila Sameem @aamilasameem Maryama Sillah @foreva_unsp0ken Saeema Majid @little_pearls_of_wisdom Peacock Poetry @peacocksecretspoetry   Find out more on how you can make a difference here:  https://www.thestrangerspoets.org/blacklivesmatter/  On Instagram? Let's connect! @thestrangerspoets
05:36
February 05, 2022
The Poetry Segment | Cara Diallo 'Be' (BONUS EPISODE)
Another one of the winning poems of the ICNA symposium poetry slam which was themed 'In God We Trust.' Find her on Instagram: @hijabi.mommy Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
03:15
January 28, 2022
The Poetry Segment | Maryam Haniff 'Hope' (BONUS EPISODE)
One of the winning poems of the ICNA symposium poetry slam which was themed 'In God We Trust.'  Find her on Instagram: @maryamthepoet Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
03:24
January 14, 2022
The Poetry Segment | Nidha Sha 'Take You There' (BONUS EPISODE)
A beautiful poem by Nidha Sha shared at the ICNA symposium 2021 slam, themed 'In God We Trust'. You can find her on Instagram: @nidhasha Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
03:22
December 31, 2021
21. A Story Came To My Head But I Didn't Know What To Do (The FIVE Commandments Of The Muslim Writer) Aishah Alam | PART FOUR (Master The Art and WRITE...)
With our Season two FINALE, we cover the last two commandments. We talk about mastering your art and some important tips on the next step in your writing journey.  Get your copy of the short guide:  ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know': https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US Want to learn more about Islam? WhyIslam: https://students.whyislam.org/home-page1616410760247?gclid=CjwKCAjwhaaKBhBcEiwA8acsHJ-VLM2aYt04qja9C0gHpg9gMPud8abmIIk8TdvcmTseqo0X6MZ2pxoC5JEQAvD_BwE Yaqeen Institute: https://yaqeeninstitute.org/
13:27
December 27, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Warda Abdelaziz 'With Every Beat' (BONUS EPISODE)
A beautiful poem which was performed at the poetry slam we hosted at ICNA symposium 2021. The theme of the event was 'In God We Trust'. You can find Warda on Instagram @sincerelywarda_ Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
02:52
December 17, 2021
20. I Get You A Little Too Much And Then I Lose Myself (The FIVE Commandments Of The Muslim Writer) Aishah Alam | PART THREE (I am...)
In this episode, we talk about the importance of identity and finding ourselves to be the best writers we can be.  Get your copy of the short guide:  ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know': https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs The Myer Briggs Personality test: https://www.16personalities.com/free-personality-test Take this test to find what drives you and spark you up to do what you feel you feel is your 'purpose withing the purpose': https://sparketype.com/sparketest/  As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US Want to learn more about Islam? WhyIslam: https://students.whyislam.org/home-page1616410760247?gclid=CjwKCAjwhaaKBhBcEiwA8acsHJ-VLM2aYt04qja9C0gHpg9gMPud8abmIIk8TdvcmTseqo0X6MZ2pxoC5JEQAvD_BwE Yaqeen Institute: https://yaqeeninstitute.org/
17:32
December 13, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Aadil Malik 'In God We Trust' (BONUS EPISODE)
Aadil was the judge of the Poetry Slam-themed 'In God We Trust' in 2021. Here he shares his own depth. Find him here: Twitter: @aadilmalik Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
04:10
December 03, 2021
19. I Planned To Release A Music Album But Allah Had Another Plan (The FIVE Commandments Of The Muslim Writer) | Aishah Alam | PART TWO (In The Name Of...)
The intention of doing something for the sake of Allah, is one of the hardest battles we will face as writers and performers. Aishah shares her journey and a very important tip on how we can work on.  Get your copy of the short guide:  ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know': https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US Want to learn more about Islam? WhyIslam: https://students.whyislam.org/home-page1616410760247?gclid=CjwKCAjwhaaKBhBcEiwA8acsHJ-VLM2aYt04qja9C0gHpg9gMPud8abmIIk8TdvcmTseqo0X6MZ2pxoC5JEQAvD_BwE Yaqeen Institute: https://yaqeeninstitute.org/
18:12
November 29, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Kashmir Maryam 'GIVING THANKS' (BONUS EPISODE)
This episode is a *THROWBACK* from 2015. We hope you enjoy it :) You can find Kashmir @kashmirmaryam on IG or kashmirmaryam.com Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments of the Muslim Writer’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs *As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US*
01:26
November 25, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Sabrina Azhar 'In God We Trust' (BONUS EPISODE)
A beautiful poem which was performed at the poetry slam we hosted at ICNA symposium 2021. The theme of the event was 'In God We Trust'. Find Sabrina on Instagram @textrovertsvoice Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
03:28
November 19, 2021
18. A Fortune Teller Came To Tell me My Story In McDonalds And This Is What Happened (The FIVE Commandments of The Muslim Writer) Aishah Alam | PART ONE (Know your Why)
In this episode, we cover the core foundation of writing. Aishah talks about her why and how she came to realize it.  Get your copy of the short guide:  ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know':  https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here:  https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US Want to learn more about Islam? WhyIslam: https://students.whyislam.org/home-page1616410760247?gclid=CjwKCAjwhaaKBhBcEiwA8acsHJ-VLM2aYt04qja9C0gHpg9gMPud8abmIIk8TdvcmTseqo0X6MZ2pxoC5JEQAvD_BwE Yaqeen Institute: https://yaqeeninstitute.org/
35:38
November 15, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Shakil Shaek 'Son Of Adam' (BONUS EPISODE)
A deep poem from the poetry slam we hosted at ICNA symposium 2021. The theme of the event was 'In God We Trust'. Find him on Instagram: @shaklshk and @kalamulshaek And be sure to check out his podcast here  Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
03:43
November 05, 2021
17. Lets talk about ego w/Aishah Alam | Part TWO
In this episode, we take a deep dive into what the cause of ego is and what we can do to use it as a tool to be the best writers we can be. Click here for your FREE guide of this episode: https://mymuslimvoice.com/resources/ Let's Talk About Ego Part ONE: https://anchor.fm/mymuslimvoice/episodes/11--Lets-talk-about-ego-wAishah-Alam--PART-ONE-e11nl8a Lecture on tranquility (Sakinah) by Sheikh Hatem Al Haj: https://www.stationsofthetravelers.com/61/tranquility.html Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here:  https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
22:54
November 01, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Arisha Farid 'God Is The Greatest' (BONUS EPISODE)
Young Arisha performed this poem at the poetry slam we hosted at ICNA symposium 2021. The theme of the event was 'In God We Trust'. Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
02:03
October 22, 2021
16. SPECIAL GUEST INTERVIEW | Sumaiya aka Wordplay | Eid Poetry Slam Winner 2021
Sumaiya was the poetry slam winner chosen by the audience with a whopping 30 votes from the live event. In this episode, she shares her inspiration for writing, her favorite part of her winning poem and more.  You can find her on Instagram here: https://www.instagram.com/___wordplay/  @_wordplay Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
07:11
October 18, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Rania Mirza 'In God We Trust' (BONUS EPISODE)
A wonderful poem which was performed at the poetry slam we hosted at ICNA symposium 2021. The theme of the event was 'In God We Trust'. Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
03:03
October 08, 2021
15. Abayo House Publishing | Samia Yusuf, Maymuuna Yusuf, Juweria Yusuf | Part Four
Aishah interviews the rest of the three beautiful founders of Abāyo House. Abāyo House is a publishing company formed by four sisters in response to the significant and growing need for true representation and genuine diversity in the publishing and literature industry. Find out more about Abāyo House here: https://www.abayohouse.com/ Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
19:19
October 03, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Shaista Hussain 'In God We Trust' (BONUS EPISODE)
Another beautiful poem which was performed at the poetry slam we hosted at ICNA symposium 2021. The theme of the event was 'In God We Trust'. You can find Shaista on Instagram @islamic_poetry_spiritual and also get her poetry book here Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
04:57
September 24, 2021
14. Abayo House Publishing | Samia Yusuf, Maymuuna Yusuf, Juweria Yusuf | Part Three
Aishah interviews the rest of the three beautiful founders of Abāyo House. Abāyo House is a publishing company formed by four sisters in response to the significant and growing need for true representation and genuine diversity in the publishing and literature industry. More about the wonderful Abāyo House here: Abayohouse.com Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
20:05
September 19, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Hasina Rahman 'The Divine Decree' (BONUS EPISODE)
A beautiful poem which was performed at the poetry slam we hosted at ICNA symposium 2021. The theme of the event was 'In God We Trust'. You can find Hasina on Instagram @booksbyhasina and @pinkdiamondmartialarts Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
00:58
September 10, 2021
13. Abayo House Publishing | Aisha Yusuf The Author | Part Two
Aishah interviews Aisha of Abāyo House.  Abāyo House is a publishing company formed by four sisters in response to the significant and growing need for true representation and genuine diversity in the publishing and literature industry. Aisha Yusuf is one of those four sisters and is a 23-year-old Somali-Canadian who found her voice through writing. Growing up she was an avid reader but started to feel disconnected from stories due to the absence of important voices in literature. She decided to take matters into her own hands after hearing Toni Morrison’s advice and wrote the book she’s always wanted to read. Aisha started her writing journey when she was fifteen years old and hasn’t stopped since. Find Aisha Yusuf here:  https://www.aishayusuf.com/ Buy 'Race To The Finish Line' here:  https://www.amazon.ca/Race-Finish-Line-Aisha-Yusuf-ebook/dp/B094NRBWQK/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Race%20to%20the%20finish%20line%20Aisha%20Yusuf&qid=1622136425&s=books&sr=1-1 More about Abāyo House here:  www.Abayohouse.com Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
14:36
September 05, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Kashmir Maryam 'I Am Not A Threat' (BONUS EPISODE)
This poem was done as part of a Dawah event which The Strangers did at a New York Subway, after the Charlie Hebdo attack. We held up banners that said 'I am Not a threat' and invited people to ask us about Islam.  The Poem is by Kashmir Maryam, you can find her here: kashmirmaryam.com Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
02:15
August 27, 2021
12. Abayo House Publishing | Aisha Yusuf The Author | Part one
Aishah interviews Aisha of Abāyo House.  Abāyo House is a publishing company formed by four sisters in response to the significant and growing need for true representation and genuine diversity in the publishing and literature industry. Aisha Yusuf is one of those four sisters and is a 23-year-old Somali-Canadian who found her voice through writing. Growing up she was an avid reader but started to feel disconnected from stories due to the absence of important voices in literature. She decided to take matters into her own hands after hearing Toni Morrison’s advice and wrote the book she’s always wanted to read. Aisha started her writing journey when she was fifteen years old and hasn’t stopped since.  Find Aisha Yusuf here: Aishayusuf.com Buy 'Race To The Finish Line' here: https://www.amazon.ca/Race-Finish-Line-Aisha-Yusuf-ebook/dp/B094NRBWQK/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=Race%20to%20the%20finish%20line%20Aisha%20Yusuf&qid=1622136425&s=books&sr=1-1 Learn more about Abāyo House here: Abayohouse.com Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
20:14
August 22, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Sidra Afzal 'Flashback' (BONUS EPISODE)
Sidra Afzal was the winner of The Strangers ICNA poetry slam in 2017. This is the poem that got her first place.  Watch the poem here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fCbkcskJkzY&t=182s Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
03:17
August 13, 2021
11. Lets talk about ego w/Aishah Alam | PART ONE
We all know that dreaded word and we all have associations with it. To start off season 2, we will be hitting it off with some truths about ego and writers.  Link to show notes for this episode here: https://mymuslimvoice.com/blog/lets-talk-about-ego/ Sheikh Hatem Al Haj's short talk on ego (which inspired this episode) WATCH HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-W5cb7JyQI Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
13:06
August 09, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Hawa Ayinke Fuseini 'From Nigeria to America' (BONUS EPISODE)
A Poem by Hawa where she shares her journey of moving from Nigeria to America. Find her here: Instagram: @ayinkespoetry Hawa wrote a beautiful poetry book called Nabilas Garden, you can buy it here! Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
02:03
July 30, 2021
10. The Dreaded Writers Block | Interview With An Editor Part Four with Fozia Akter | (The Novel Series)
Aishah interviews content editor, Fozia Akter about what you need to know about editors 101. We talk about types of editors, when and why you might need an editor for your novel, and more! You can follow Fozia on Instagram here: @fo_showzia Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
08:58
July 26, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Aadil Malik 'What I Wish I Knew' (BONUS EPISODE)
A Poem by Aadil Malik about what really matters.  Find him here:  Twitter: @aadilmalik Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
05:03
July 16, 2021
9. An Inside Look At An Editors Writing Process | Interview With An Editor Part three with Fozia Akter | (The Novel Series)
Aishah interviews content editor, Fozia Akter about what you need to know about editors 101. We talk about types of editors, when and why you might need an editor for your novel, and more! You can follow Fozia on Instagram here: @fo_showzia Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
12:34
July 12, 2021
Welcoming Woke Woman To The Strangers | NEW Branch (BONUS EPISODE)
We are so excited to announce that Woke Woman Coaching and The Strangers Poets are now ONE! That means we now offer coaching services for the marginalized community of Muslim women creatives.  Woke Woman is the sister branch of The Strangers & will be where we focus special attention on our Muslim Female creatives, on their passion projects, and their creative writing goals! Find out more about Woke Woman here: https://mymuslimvoice.com/wokewomancoaching/ Bree Bree speaks: breebreespeaks.com Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
16:04
July 02, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Kashmir Maryam 'The Greatest Woman' (BONUS EPISODE)
This is a spoken word poem performed by The Stranger's Poets Co-Founder Kashmir Maryam, dedicated to the greatest women who have ever lived.  Watch this powerful poem here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mFRkTyvuamE&t=2s Find Kashmir Maryam here: Kashmirmaryam.com Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here:  https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
09:42
July 02, 2021
8. Revising your novel | Interview With An Editor Part Two with Fozia Akter (The Novel Series)
Aishah interviews content editor, Fozia Akter about what you need to know about editors 101. We talk about types of editors, when and why you might need an editor for your novel, and more! You can follow Fozia on Instagram here: @fo_showzia Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
08:10
June 28, 2021
7. Whats the deal with editors? | Interview With An Editor Part One with Fozia Akter | (The Novel Series)
Aishah interviews content editor, Fozia Akter about what you need to know about editors 101.  We talk about types of editors, when and why you might need an editor for your novel, and more! You can follow Fozia on Instagram here: @fo_showzia Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
09:42
June 14, 2021
The Poetry Segment | The Stranger's Poets 'I Am Palestine' (BONUS EPISODE)
This is a Poetic Justice Project: https://mymuslimvoice.com/campaigns/  Help us make a difference here: https://mymuslimvoice.com/project-a-poem-for-palestine/ A shout out to our poets:  (@ is their Instagram handles)   Kashmir Maryam @kashmirmaryam   Asim The Poet @asim_the_poet   Samiha Almaz Anzary @its._.miha   Anam Raheem @rhm.nm   Shaista Hussain @islamic_poetry_spiritual   Azmena Ali @tawfiqonlinetreasures   Rujiya Sultana @ruji.writes   Sabrina Azhar @textrovertsvoice   Zulaiha Jehangir @zulxxhx  Fatima Anwar   Maryam Jameela Haniff @maryamthepoet   Seemab Zahra @seeme.naqvi   Zahraa Fares @zahraa.fares18   Asna Khan @asnakhaan   Leen Abozaid @lsabozaid  Zeenath Kowsher Rauf @zeenathkrauf    On Instagram? Let's connect! @thestrangerspoets Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
05:44
June 11, 2021
6. The only Muslim at a writers conference? (The Novel Series)
Aishah shares three hard lessons she learned being the only Muslim hijabi at a writers conference.  Show notes for this episode here: https://mymuslimvoice.com/blog/writersconference/ Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
07:56
May 31, 2021
5. Know Your Write(r) Self
How can we be better writers? How can we be more true to our creative pursuits?  These are some questions that Kashmir and Aishah explore.   The show notes for this episode here: https://mymuslimvoice.com/blog/know-your-writer-self/ Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
15:52
May 17, 2021
The Poetry Segment | The Stranger's Poets 'Dear Mama Earth' (BONUS EPISODE)
This is a poem by The Stranger's Poets. We ran a campaign called 'Project: Restore The Earth' where Muslims from all around the world wrote a love letter to our mother Earth. Help us make a difference here: https://mymuslimvoice.com/project-restore-the-earth/ The poets: Naimah Baptiste Sabrina Azhar Nidha Sha Rujiya Sultana Maryam Hamza Shaista Hussain Kashmir Maryam Aishah Alam (order is not based on 'appearance') Let's connect! On Instagram: @thestrangerspoets Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
06:42
April 22, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Asim The Poet 'Welcome Back Ramadan' (BONUS EPISODE)
'Spiritual minerals keep us nourished and cleansed'  Our brother in Islam shares his words about this blessed month.  You can find him here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/asim_the_poet/ and YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKNeJgKaYBpyw9lUMEF74CQ Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
02:52
April 14, 2021
4. Lets talk about competition (The Poet Series)
A very relevant topic after the annual ICNA poetry slam 2021, hosted by The Strangers Poets.  Kashmir and Aishah explore the different dimensions of competition and how it can be a good thing, and other times not so good.  You can watch the FULL poetry slam here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e2sHixkoGZE Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
13:20
April 12, 2021
3. What you need to know about types of poetry (The Poet Series)
What is the difference between spoken word poetry and other types of poetry? We ask our own Kashmir Maryam, a recognized slam poet, and author of her poetry book: 'Nafsi':  https://www.amazon.com/Nafsi-Jihad-upon-my-Self/dp/0692679367/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1521139505&sr=8-1&keywords=kashmir+maryam Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US
14:32
March 29, 2021
The Poetry Segment | Annotate- 'Villain' (Bonus Episode)
This is a poem by Annotate called 'Villain'.  Annotate shares some heavy thoughts in this short but powerful piece. "You either die a hero, or live long enough to see yourself become the villain." - Harvey Dent, 'The Dark Knight'. Find him here: Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/annotate_/ and YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmKdeFKyVkMQ0JB1Y3eHUnw Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs *As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US*
01:03
March 26, 2021
2. What does Islam say about writing novels? (The Novel Series)
Halal or haram? We have word from the scholars of Islam about this one.  Show notes for this episode are here: https://mymuslimvoice.com/blog/two-things-every-muslim-should-know-about-novel-writing/ Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs *As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US*
05:24
March 15, 2021
1. Do you need permission to be a writer?
We ask some deep questions about what it means to be a writer. Do you need anyone's permission? Kashmir Maryam and Aishah Alam share some insights from their own experiences.  You can find Kashmirs book Nafsi here:  https://www.amazon.com/Nafsi-Jihad-upon-my-Self/dp/0692679367/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=nafsi+jihad+upon&qid=1613048696&sr=8-1 Sign up here to our monthly newsletter ‘Dear Muslim Creative’ PLUS get your free gift a *MUST* for all Muslim Writers: ‘The FIVE Commandments Every Muslim Writer Should know’: https://6ed80840.sibforms.com/serve/MUIEABGBfLBxlCltZrHObyQkpNteo4TETthcqnsjIvaQlXL251NUq85eoj3fAzEJlpEFcIzzJfiafxKUI0OtaLXhUUL8Ss-eyDjRzp-k9NTqLRYIek6pvwzudw4Qq-Ja5Gox2sP_EH2yjqj-vZMHppi2Ixp7cbHlp30KICjsLFczm74-pe9l0l7zuvULROYYYCGqwg4jKVlpqlNs *As a nonprofit, your support goes a long way in these podcasts and projects. Any amount would be appreciated: link is here: https://paypal.me/Thestrangerspoets?locale.x=en_US*
15:40
March 01, 2021