Interests in parenting, mixed-race relationships, books, and design.
In addition have written opinion pieces for magazines and websites including CNN.com, Religion Dispatches, Huffington Post. My writing highlights the fantastic diversity of the American Muslim community in terms of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation and religious practice (orthodox, cultural and secular),
Have published in the NY Times, American Way, TeenVogue, Cosmopolitan, Parade, MSN, ABC News, iVillage.com, Vulture.com, People, TeenPeople, The Daily Beast, Mom.Me, CafeMom, TheBump.com and other major media. Formerly a reporter at People magazine and senior editor at TeenPeople, also contributing writer at MSN TV for more than four years.
* Former business/tech staff writer for the San Francisco Chronicle
* Also worked at the Contra Costa Times, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Oregonian, and The Washington Post
* Longtime volunteer, board member, chapter president, etc. of the Asian American Journalists Association