The Drive

My eyes on the road, my mind on my worries, my heart in Your hands. Thoughts occupying my mind like Israel occupies Palestine Ideas rushing through my brain faster than the wheels turning on this car. My heart cries. I almost … Continue reading

Divine Duaas

Many times in life we feel we are at a loss, in despair, or depressed. We do not know what to do. Other times, we are so ecstatic we cannot contain our screams, and times where tears of joy spring forth … Continue reading

Beautiful Patience (Pt. 2 AH)

There are many different levels of patience, but the highest level of patience is Beautiful Patience. This is the level attained by Prophet Yacub  as mentioned in Isra’s Pt 1. The root word of patience, sabr, means to hold back, restrain. … Continue reading

Finding True Love (Part 1. IH)

Love. It seems to be the topic of choice lately. Everyone wants to talk about love, think about love, and be in love. Most girls my age are married or engaged, and a lot of the single girls have set … Continue reading

Take Me Back

I wrote this a while back for the Chicago MAS 2013 Fundraising Dinner. Being in these blessed days of Dhul Hijja makes me yearn to go back to the most sacred place on earth. Having a spiritual high is so … Continue reading