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"Never getting married would not be a life regret for me. Not trying to have my own child would be."
I struggled ferociously with the shame of being a Muslim woman who could not find inner peace by praying.
Mark S. King explains why — and how — he racked up so many sexual partners and how it’s changed his life in unexpected ways.
I can’t recall the exact age that I decided I didn’t want kids.
"Call it insufferable meddling or a deliberate safekeeping of culture through marriage, it’s still common for biodatas to end up in your inbox when you become 'of age' — even in America."
"Mental illnesses in my community aren’t always considered real. Instead, they're often perceived as a manifestation of nerves that can be prayed away."
"I suffered a severe traumatic brain injury that affected nearly every aspect of my body."
On the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, "disabled people are still holding their breath."
"I wonder if my parents, in today’s world, would have even decided to come to America at all."