My Muslim Friends

I met the first Muslim when I was 20 years old in Kosovo. That was how little exposure I had to certain cultures by that point in my life. I didn’t live a monocultural life by any means. My extended family included a lot of Latinos: Mexican, Bolivian and now a Peruana. My mom was a third culture kid herself. One of my closest friends from high school comes from an Indian family. However, a lot of my life was still pretty white and American. But at 20, I was exposed to a new culture, Islam. We were evacuated from … Continue reading My Muslim Friends