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Khadija Ahmed

Khadija Ahmed is the editor of AnotherLenz online Magazine, freelance journalist by day, poet by night, she likes to write about gender, culture and identity issues.

From covering to uncovering

I have recently gone from wearing the hijab to not wearing one. I have come to realise that this decision bears the brunt of the most merciless reactions and judgements from my own Muslim community. I started wearing the hijab…

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Victim of insecurity

It came to me when I was at my lowest, Creeping up my spine, making me despise every atom of my being, It came to me, an abundance of insecurity. Knocking me to my feet until I could no longer…

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