Culture shock Imagine growing up faster than you wanted to, but also only seeing the world from one side. The lenses were not rosetinted I knew the world was not rainbows and sunshine. It was the color of confusion. Having feelings that religion told me I would go to hell for, And those who judge … Continue reading Culture Shock – Verse 3 – Becoming Aamir Ali
Prayer ends with -- Assalaamu Alaikum Wa Rahmatullah -- to the left and right. [May Peace and Mercy of Allah be upon you.] My peace is found in prayer.... On June 26, 2017, I was sitting in my car waiting to check-in for my appointment. Today, I will be receiving my first testosterone shot. So excited. … Continue reading Finding My Peace — Verse 4 — Becoming Aamir Ali
Read Verse 1 -- In the Beginning, I Did Not Know or Read -- "In the Beginning, I was a Girl" -- Part 1 of Becoming Aamir Ali In the Beginning, I Did Not Know -- Verse 2 -- Becoming Aamir feat. Murjoni Did you think gifts would erase what you said? Words cut deep. … Continue reading In the Beginning, I Did Not Know — Verse 2 — Becoming Aamir feat. Murjoni
Continued from Episode 1 -- In the Beginning, i was a girl Who am I ? What am I? Damaged. IF You believe you are dirt. THEN You believe you deserve to be treated like dirt. You do stupid shit when you don’t believe in yourself. I wanted to feel loved, accepted, valued, beautiful. I … Continue reading In The Beginning — I Did Not Know. — Verse 1 — Becoming Aamir feat. Julia S. Powell Art
Sometimes I would wonder -- What it would feel like to be free? -- Free from worry, free from hurt, free of the person I see in the mirror.