About Ayesha Mattu

Ayesha Mattu (left) is a writer, editor and international development consultant who has worked in the field of women’s human rights since 1998. She was selected a ‘Muslim Leader of Tomorrow’ by the UN Alliance of Civilizations & the ASMA Society and has served on the boards of IDEX, the Women’s Funding Network, and World Pulse. Ayesha is an alumna of Voices of Our Nations writers’ workshop and a member of the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto.

Who Mothers the Mother?

Ambata Kazi-Nance

Because we are free women.born of free women,who are born of free women,back as time begins,we celebrate your freedom. Because we are wise women,born of wise women,who are born of wise women,we celebrate your wisdom. Because we are strong women,born of strong women,who are born of strong women,we celebrate your strength. Because we are magical women,born of magical women,who are born of magical women,we celebrate your ma … [Read more...]