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I was praying five times a day, fasting for Ramadan, and eating and drinking only what was considered acceptable according to the teachings of the Qu’ran.

It was only then I found out that there was actually a small mosque in my town.

By the time I graduated from high school, I did not find Bangladeshi men attractive – only white guys were cute.

I was the girl that guys would talk to so that they could get closer to my pretty best friends.

He is one of few white folks in my circle of friends. It looked nothing like the explosion of colors and madness of the Desi weddings I was used to. I was convinced that I would never find anyone to love after him.

They were surprised to see me and didn't know quite what to do with me at first, except to give me the mosque door combination and to welcome me to their community.For me, it all started when I heard the call to prayer from a local mosque while on a beach holiday in Turkey.It woke something up inside me, and inspired me to begin a spiritual quest. It's quite a scary book to read because it tells you so much about yourself. But your situation seems so difficult.” I side-eye him. Of course, I never acted on my crush – dating was haram, and my parents would never allow it. As a brown girl, I wasn’t attractive to these boys either. I was always the sidekick to the pretty girls – the geeky, nerdy, student government, asexual, “other” Muslim brown girl. By the time I was in high school, this taste was fully developed.

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