Unveiling: Poetic Confessions of a Muslim Woman by Raihanaty A Jalil
Approx. 6,510 words.
Published on December 28, 2011 by
Yes, I am a Muslim woman who observes the 'hijab', but no, I don't actually wear the 'face veil'. Nonetheless, I must admit, it is as if my whole life, my innermost thoughts and feelings and struggles, the depths of my joys and sorrows, my experiences about love and life and faith, have been 'veiled' - until now.