Saira Khan is a co-founder of High-Strung. She is a member of the editorial staff of The New Yorker. Her work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, newyorker.com, The Atlantic, The Baltimore Sun, A Women’s Thing, Bustle, and XOJane.
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Watching My Father Lose His Sight: For most of my life, books and my father went hand-in-hand. Then, about six years ago, he began losing his eyesight.
A Reluctant Lady in Waiting: I’m a 30-year-old woman who isn’t looking for love. This is not quite a response to, but inspired by, Becca Rothfeld’s essay “Ladies in Waiting.”
Seeking Solace After Trump’s Muslim Ban: Donald Trump’s executive order is not just political, it’s personal.
Dear Mr. President, This Is What Resistance Looks Like: An open letter to the 45th president of the United States.