New Publication

March 27, 2012

My prose poem, “Mediterranean Waves,” has been included on a wonderful website dedicated to publishing work about the Mediterranean. Here is the website: http://www.mediterranean.nu/?p=2302


This is a wonderful website that features many Arab and Arab American women writers. I’m pleased to be included in it.

February 12, 2012





The 2011 Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium at Mississippi University for Women

October 6, 2011

I will be reading at The Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium at Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, MS. The event takes place from October 20 – 22. Some wonderful writers will be there, including the keynote speaker, Judith Ortiz Cofer.  Here is the website: http://www.muw.edu/welty/



Article in The Roanoke Times

May 20, 2011

One of my essays was recently published in The Roanoke Times. It discusses the death of Bin Laden from a personal/Arab American perspective. Here is the link: http://www.roanoke.com/editorials/commentary/wb/286478



February 27, 2011

Welcome to my new website. I will use this blog to keep visitors informed about my publications, readings, and other news.


Test post

February 21, 2011