Hajer is an Iraqi-Australian writer, actress and founder of the Iraqi Diaspora Creatives Network. Her writing explores womanhood, dysfunctional families, and messy friendships. Her writing has been featured in Refinery29 Aus, Sydney Writers Festival, Emerging Writers Festival and Queerstories. She was a writer and actress on 'Halal Gurls'. She also has a blog on Medium where she shares film and tv reviews and social commentary.