Peacespective is the perspective of a woman who learned traditional Islam from her female teachers over the past 40 years.

She has a BA in English literature and a Masters in Education. During her career, she has been a teacher of English and other subjects; as well as an Academic Supervisor, writing curriculum, directing instruction, and training teachers. 

She was born to a Syrian father and an American mother, bridging those two worlds throughout her life. She has raised 5 children with her husband of 42 years.