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Oceans Within

She carried, In her heart, A roaring ocean, Full of emotions. Shoulders, Hunched over, Burdened with sins. She stood, And heard: “Allahu Akbar”. The barriers removed, Knots undone, Eyes overflowing, Emotions unleashed. And her sins, She hoped, With all her … Continue reading

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Ramadan Reflections (Day 4)

Bismillah. Verse-set 1: So do not weaken and do not grieve, and you will be superior if you are [true] believers. If a wound should touch you – there has already touched the [opposing] people a wound similar to it. And … Continue reading

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Ramadan Reflections (Day 2/3)

Bismillah. Verse 1 Allah – there is no deity except Him, the Ever-Living, the Sustainer of [all] existence. Neither drowsiness overtakes Him nor sleep. To Him belongs whatever is in the heavens and whatever is on the earth. Who is … Continue reading

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What are you?

A fantasy, a desire, hope? A tear from the past? A little glimpse of light, that helps me go on. What are you, but …. Just a dua, uttered from the deepest part of my heart, in the darkest hours … Continue reading

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Betrayal​

Bismillah. Narrated Ibn Abbas (Radia Allaahu ‘anhu) that the Prophet (salla Allaahu ‘alaihi wa sallam) said: “….. Seventy thousand (of this nation) shall enter Paradise without reckoning, and he said (describing them): ‘Those people are those who do not (ask … Continue reading

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Trustworthy?

Bismillah. I’ve had some enlightening epiphanies in the past few weeks. Some slightly painful ones as well. Trust. Advice. These are things that are so profound, to me at least. These are two things that I don’t take lightly, and … Continue reading

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Mirrored

Bismillah. He is my top student. He and his partner have aced every single lab report that I’ve handed back with top marks. Lately, he’s been acting out of character. He seems lost, unfocused. He’s misplaced his lab manual. He’s … Continue reading

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