It was one lesson that I learnt two days ago, when it was so frustrating that I couldn't focus on worshipping Allah and reading my books for my exams. What happened was that I came across an article that talked about patience, and I realized that being patient meant more than I thought.   … Continue reading PATIENCE

Afraid of giving my all; part 2

It’s not only school work that bothers me –becoming successful with my writing also does. Seeing other wonderful, inspirational writers out there, intimidates me. Scrolling through instagram and seeing other bloggers’ pages and followers makes me envious. And it kills me that I’m too scared and lazy to put in the work. I don’t even … Continue reading Afraid of giving my all; part 2

Falling Apart

Have you ever… have you ever felt that you don’t know who you are anymore? Have you ever felt like a stranger to yourself, just living, not knowing anymore, what you are capable –or not capable- of doing? Have you ever, felt like giving up? Felt that you are surrounded by this fog, this darkness, … Continue reading Falling Apart

Pleasing Allah

The Prophet, Muhammad (SAW) said; “Whoever seeks Allah’s Pleasure at the expense of men’s displeasure, will win Allah’s Pleasure and Allah will cause men to be pleased with him. But whoever seeks men’s pleasure at the expense of Allah’s Displeasure, will win Allah’s Displeasure and Allah will cause men to be displeased with him.” Ever … Continue reading Pleasing Allah

My Dreams

I dream of a place Where the Name of Allah is always proclaimed At every corner, and every street Voices, saying Allahu Akbar! Allahu Akbar!   I dream, of a place, Where anytime the Adhan is called Everything stops, everywhere goes silent And suddenly – Everyone starts rushing to the mosque To stand in unity, … Continue reading My Dreams