My Mother Written by Rahima Islam   Allah commanded me to enjoin kindness to my mother, she bore me in hardship and gave birth to me in pain. Allah decreed I worship Him and be gracious to my mother, to say not a word of contempt, nor to repel her.Read More →

Has Lock down made you run out of activities to do with your child? Are you struggling to find something for your child to do during the half-term or whilst in quarantine? Are you looking for tasks to do for home-schooling? Do you want your child to improve their writingRead More →

In a Skype session organised by the Muslim Sports Association for the Positive Minds And Healthy Living Workshop, I led an interactive lesson on What keeps us going during grief? The reason why I chose this topic of grief was because, many people, due to the COVID-19 have experienced someRead More →

Radio Ramadan invited me as a special guest to talk about the dynamics of family life during the lockdown in their Multi-cultural hour. It was a great honour to be able to speak about life as a mother, a wife, a writer and an employee at such an unprecedented time.Read More →

The women’s positive mind and healthy living workshop organised by the Muslim Women’s sports association invited me to give a talk about my books and how they were written to positively impact others. Women from all walks of life attended the talk and were given the opportunity to ask questionsRead More →

‘There’s no compromise’ is a children’s novel based on a 10 year Muslim Indian girl growing up in the UK. With the challenges of growing up and the dilemmas that come with being a Muslim in a society where Islam is misunderstood and misinterpreted, Safiyah Kareem goes through life withRead More →

My fifth book, ‘My Hajj Journal 2019’ was released at the start of January 2020. Its a concise book about my Journey to Hajj in the summer of 2019. I discuss my experiences, the lessons I learnt and the valuable memories I made. First and foremost I write the journalRead More →