Founder of Adrian Jasper Publishing, and Poet
Hijri Unknown-Present (AH); Common Era Unknown-Present (CE)
Adrian Jasper is a writer who was born and raised in Sacramento, California. Adrian has developed her poetry to address the political, the cultural and the religious. She started the Adrian Jasper Publishing to promote Islamic culture through poetry. In May 2011 she wrote Lady Muslim with a Pen, which has been described as a unique and creative body of poetry influenced by Quranic verses and infused with Adrian’s spirit. Her poems, which are often accompanied by the verses that inspired them, include Mama Said A Prayer and Liquor and Pork. In Lady Muslim with a Pen, Adrian touches upon a number of topics including prayer, women’s dress, motherhood, Quranic science, religious messengers, terrorism, the African slave trade, and the oneness of God.Adrian is currently the secretary of the Council of Sacramento Valley Islamic Organizations (COSVIO) and is working on an English Degree for Letters and Science online at National University.