Aaminah Khan

Aaminah Khan (jaythenerdkid) is an Australian-born queer Muslim writer and activist currently adjusting to life in the United States. When she’s not writing, tweeting, tumbl-ing, blogging, or arguing with conservatives on Facebook, Aaminah enjoys fantasy novels, video games, science fiction and long rants about the lack of diverse representation in all of the above.

"Miss . . . Khan?” The customs official stops, looks up at me, looks back down at my passport, and hesitates. That’s always how it starts. Read more