Memoirs from an African/Native geeky American with PTSD that everyone thought that was from Southeast Asia

Sep 26, 2016

Bahiyud-Deen  Shaheed

The Muslim American Vol. 2: Rise of Trump

If you would have told people 5 years ago that the celebrity Donald J. Trump is going to be the next president, I think everyone would respond with “what kind of crack are you smoking”.

This was actually an assignment that I had done for my Genre Literary class.  This was a tough and the most personal thing I have ever expressed outside of my own thoughts.  My professor voiced his opinions that he thought what I wrote was powerful and other people should read it.

Limbic System’s Redemption

Other than waking up vomiting everything I had consumed that weekend, it’s pretty sad one of the first thoughts I had was “fuck........

Death wasn't ready for me