I Graduated!

Okay. I know I’m making it seem like I graduated FOR REAL, FOR REAL. I didn’t. BUT, I did graduate from middle school into high school, that enough, is great for me. The only real graduate from high school, was Amir. Congratulations Amir! He had this whole speech and everything. Gotta give him props for […]

Art Show!

I just came back from an art show that my sister Fatima had displayed her artwork in, others did as well. So we arrive and the place is DECKED OUT in art. I mean madd paintings are scattered all over the place from oil pastel, paint, crayon, pen, pencil sketch, graffiti, decorated glass tiles, clay […]

Basketball Game and Turkish Dinner

Yesterday my brothers had a basket ball game against the another Muslim school called Mago. The game was pretty close but, Unfortunately our team lost by 3 points. ( I don’t know the actual scores because the score board wasn’t on for some reason). All I know is that my bros played a good game […]

YES! Contest Prize! “Making Sense of Others”

Salaams everyone! I have one of the best news! YES! Okay, so a few months back, like in January, my language arts teacher Mrs. Yasmine, told the class about this new Art & Essay Contest. The winner of 1st place gets $200, 2nd place gets $150 and 3rd place gets $100. So of course I […]

Training and P.E….Ouch

Besides the whole writing practice, I’m trying to train myself to fight really well. My Pops pretty much taught me and the rest of my family how to fight. He and my Ma also took us to martial Arts training at some dojos/places. Those actually helped in some kind of way even though I don’t […]

Jamaican me craaazy!!!!

So today in school, is this thing going on called “International Day”. I sit down typing this and flinch as Sarah points a lazer in my EYE. I tell her to stop but she keeps on doing it!!!!! So anywayz, i dressed up as a jamaican and made myself  some DREDZ  out of my Hijab. It looks […]