Outside Influence on My Internal Personality

Prompt: How has your family history, culture, or environment influenced who you are? When some hear my name, Mujahid, the first thing that may come to mind is the Mujahideen, the Afghan warriors in the Cold War era who later became extremist jihadists. Some are taken aback upon hearing it, but I don’t blame them … Read moreOutside Influence on My Internal Personality

The Creation of Adam

How has your family history, culture, or environment influenced who you are? As my family has traveled, a reproduction of one artwork has traveled with us: The Creation of Adam by the Italian Renaissance painter Michelangelo. The composition depicts the Biblical anecdote of God breathing life into man, who was created to resemble God himself. … Read moreThe Creation of Adam