Ohhh, Transitions!

I detest change. Even to the slightest degree. Once, years ago, I came home from school and had to study for exams that week. I was stressed out and exhausted and was running on coffee (which I hate) and little … Continue reading

A Peek into thy Gold

Thee shall not escape my mind, Closest people to I, Thou hold my heart thou always pumped. Faces of thee now am I able to connect with thy names, And finally embraceth thee, a virtual floating head no longer. Enveloped in … Continue reading

Peace will Prevail

You interrupted our unity, sprinkled us around the globe, and left us scattered. You were under the impression that you broke us. Weakened us. Divided us. But in all reality you made us whole. Stronger. Unified. You multiplied us around the world, giving rise to generations upon generations of open-minded, multi-lingual, educated, freedom fighters. Despite your efforts to destroy us, you brought us closer to a peaceful home.

–IH

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Permeate Positivity, Radiate Happiness

“Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior. Keep your behavior positive because your behavior becomes your habits. Keep your habits positive because your habits become your values. … Continue reading

OUTing my INsecurities (Pt. 1 IH)

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

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

Clear Our Minds: Focus. (Pt 1, IH)

“I know you feel tired and worn. I know you’re tired of failing. Rest, but don’t stop. You can do this. You got this. Not because you’re strong, but because He’s your strength.” –Yasmin Mogahed I’ve been very distracted lately. … Continue reading