“Come as you are and bring your laundry.”

While packing, I texted her and asked her if there was anything I could do to make everyone more comfortable with my new changes, since this would be my first visit to her post-hijab. I held my breath, not sure what to expect.

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“Her wounds came from the same source of her power.” – Adrienne Rich

“She died a famous woman   denying her wounds denying her wounds   came   from the  same source of her power.” Adrienne Rich, “Power” Adrienne so beautifully writes about Marie Curie, how the work she pioneered in radiology ultimately led to her demise. This line has become a source of inspiration for me, one … Continue reading “Her wounds came from the same source of her power.” – Adrienne Rich