Tag Archives: Gratitude

If you dare dream …

It’ll cost you. And it won’t be cheap. The price of dreams … Is investing hope, Over-stepping fears.   Its trusting in God, And soaring into the air.   Its praying, Hoping, and most importantly, Trusting. Believing.   Completely, wholly, … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

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

Posted in Faith, Islam, Love, Marriage, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 25 Comments

Stringed

Moments, Like pearls, Falling into place, One after another, Stringed, into the necklace of life, Dark ones, against the light, Like hardship with ease, Leave it be, Let it fall into place, With all of its contrasting beauty, Because the … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Islam, Love | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

God owes me?!

  Bismillah. Last Gem from Sh Abu Eesa’s event. And I hope it blows you away like it did me! When you receive a blessing from Allah swt, you should thank Allah swt for it, and increase in your gratitude. Otherwise … Continue reading

Posted in Faith, Islam, Love | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

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

Posted in Children, Faith, Friendship, Health, Islam, Love, Student, student life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments