Hello, this is a letter for You. I believe you should keep this to yourself and think about it in your own time. Forgive me for sending this through like this. You don’t know me, but I write to you… Read More »Letter to a Muslim Sibling
My name is Md Nadim Uddin, 30 years old. I was born in Muslim family. Back home, I was a closeted GAY man, I was unable to speak to anyone about my sexuality, I cried many nights on my own… Read More »STAND UP! FIGHT BACK!
“Why can I not sleep the whole night? God, I must get to work, I feel so hollow, I feel like just being miserable in bed for the rest of the day, Let’s contemplate a sickness.” These were the thoughts… Read More »Why can I not sleep the whole night?
Almost three years ago I wrote an opinion piece about being bisexual and Muslim. Looking back now much has changed for the better. It surprised me by how much, something I didn’t realise until I re-read the article just a… Read More »Three years on
There was a constant hustle and bustle of the visitors coming in and out celebrating an auspicious day in our calendar. After all, this is what it’s all about; meeting each other on the basis of love and acceptance for… Read More »I just sit here looking
This is the conversation I had with a good friend of mine today. As people of LGBT+, many of us have spent an incredible amount of energy, time and sacrifice in trying to keep our families happy. In fact, we… Read More »Is blood thicker than water?
A member shared this insightful reflection with us and has agreed for us to share it further so her strength, resilience and honour can be admired by others. My uncle recently passed away quite suddenly. As a family we all… Read More »Pretending: A Trans Experience
Reflecting on my adolescence fills me with dread. It would be a severe understatement to proclaim it was difficult. Only in hindsight can truly comprehend the journey I had undertaken in my formative years. By no means was I alone… Read More »LGBT Solidarity
Not too long ago I was asked what could bisexuals being to the table. What is it that us people unfussed about our partners biology could do for the queer community. It’s not an unoriginal question. Other assumptions we get… Read More »Being a Bi Muslim Woman
The Muslim community prides itself on the diversity of Islam and it’s not without reason. Islam is undoubtedly diverse in ethnic cultures and nationalities from it’s very origins with mother Hagar to the melting pot we have now in our… Read More »Muslims of the Far East