For so long there was so much uncertainty in my life. And although there will always be uncertainty, I have reached a state of stability that I had only ever dreamed of. The past few years have been some of the most difficult of my life. However, the past twelve months, despite the difficulties of change, have served as a saving grace. Some moments were bittersweet, but sweet, nevertheless. And each one plays a crucial role to my future.
Most importantly, I have proved to myself, first and foremost, that I am capable. I have harbored so much doubt over the years, that I often questioned my potential. God has graced me with confidence in my work, in my education, and in every aspect of myself, that was never there before. He has allowed the tears of the past few years to clear my vision so I see the world as I do now–terribly magnificent.
Last month marked ten years since my family picked up and moved across the world. We left our Illinois home and moved to Jordan where we lived for three years in what seemed like another world. Though I knew how … Continue reading →
During the month of March, Azkar and I set out to rediscover ourselves. For me, this was never a problem. I always knew who I was and especially in college, I really loved the person that I had become. But … Continue reading →
Some people are so sure about everything they do. Even when they have no idea what they’re doing, their confidence is reassuring. The best example of this is Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Despite people being against the message he was spreading at … Continue reading →