Book Review: “The Octopus Curse, A Collection of Clingy Poems” by Salma Farook

"I remember better / The endings of sentences / I did not complete." Science would have us believe that we are nothing but cell upon cell. I disagree. We are made up of stories. The stories we hear from our mothers, the ones we tell our daughters. The tales we share with sisters and friends. … Continue reading Book Review: “The Octopus Curse, A Collection of Clingy Poems” by Salma Farook

Book Review: What Your Soul Already Knows by Dr. Salma Farook

"Remember to replenish yourself. You are not the ocean. You are not infinite. But, with regular rejuvenation, you can be." The secrets to joy, aren’t secrets at all. They aren’t being whispered. You are just not listening loudly enough to the wisdom of your inner voice. This book is a reminder to listen. It is … Continue reading Book Review: What Your Soul Already Knows by Dr. Salma Farook