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How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Wear Cultural Dress

I didn’t want the spectacle of feeling different, but then the brown women in my family gave me a reason to rethink my relationship with with my clothes.

Mariam Ansar One year ago

16 Times You Didn't Expect To Cry At "The Simpsons"

There's a lot of heart under all that yellow.

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago
Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

7 Songs My Mental Health Is Grateful For

They are a somewhat embarrassing musical map of my mental health. But I’m grateful for them.

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

7 Types Of University Friendships

This is what friends are for.

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago
Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

What "Skam" Taught Me About Being A Muslim Girl

Sana speaks with certainty. She swats away microaggressions. She goes to parties with her friends. She isn't good at peeling carrots. And best of all, she is portrayed as more than her religious identity.

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

7 Princesses Who Deserve More Attention

Use "princess" as an insult? Yeah, maybe not.

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago
Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

21 Stylish Film Moments That Will Inspire Your Autumn Wardrobe

Take some sweater season inspo from your film faves.

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

16 Things People With PCOS Want You To Know

"Being diagnosed remains one of the biggest mysteries and reliefs in my life."

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

Tell Us What It's Like To Have PCOS

"What part of hormonal disease don't you understand?"

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

7 Moments Of Solidarity From Strangers

I think I only partially understood what it meant to stand out before I discovered the solidarity that could come with it.

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago

21 Things Every Fake Adult Has Experienced

No one told us it would be like this.

Mariam Ansar 2 years ago