Sameena Mughal is a novelist and a teacher with a passion for literature and 1001 Arabian Nights, especially. Her first short story collection. Shaherazade’s Daughters takes place during the Golden Age of Islam and is a feminist homage to the original tales and narrator. Her most recent work, The Siddiqui Brothers in Cairo is a novella focusing on three characters who were introduced in Shaherazade’s Daughters: Omar, Jafar, and Nasir Siddiqui. Their unique and often hilarious adventures continue show three men who were of their time and beyond it a well. She currently resides in West Chester.