Early on, Khuzami worked as a Romance Novel Illustrator for Harlequin Romance Books. Starting with a short description of the 'lovers' and the romantic setting she next chose two perfect models from the top agencies at the time, and decided upon the wardrobe and set imagery.  Today , the paintings stand as humorous takes on romance in the 1980's ..  The paintings recently were featured in the show 'Noon on the Moon'  at Mathew Gallery NYC  and illustrated the publication of Poetry 'Noon on the Moon'  by  A.P.E.   arts project era