Tag Archives: Contentment

When you’re terrified of these unpredictable emotions …

Bismillah. So, it’s finally her wedding. My cousin’s. Finally, not because she’s old. No, she’s in her very early twenties. Finally, because the planning has been going on for an year. I’m sitting here with my cute little nieces. And … Continue reading

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TRUSTING IN ALLAH — lse and me

Absolutely love this!! Alhamdulilah ❤️   by Faiza Siddiqi I wanted to write about Tawakkul and having trust in Allah largely because I feel it important that we understand that true contentment and happiness in life comes with accepting and believing … Continue reading

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Undo the Undoing

Why would you do this? Try and undo her wounds, Burden her with your negativity?   Why would you try to plant seeds of ungratefulness in her heart? When she’s trying so hard to hold onto gratitude. Why would you convince her … Continue reading

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Eclipsed

Insecurities, Embedded deep.   Words, Spoken ages ago, But their effects, Stinging still.   Contentment, Being sought, But ungratefulness, echoing within.   My heart, Held firm, Within Satan’s grip.   Dear Self, Stop this. Don’t do it.   Be grateful, … Continue reading

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Upon Successes, Failures, and Comparisons

Bismillah. Sometimes little children can teach you something profound, and leave you dumbfounded. Something of this sort happened with me a while back. My family and I tend to hangout with our extended family on a weekly basis. It was one of … Continue reading

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HeartSpoken

The last fall broke her. It broke her into minuscule pieces, humbled her, reminded her that her creator got this. She barely stood up from that fall, she had just gotten to her knees, when another test resurfaced. She felt mixed … Continue reading

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