Tag Archives: Heart

Burdened Soul

The heart: heavy, Eyes: overflowing, Everything broken, Laden with darkness, Streaked with grey, The passing of another day, A blur in time, The heart burdened, But Full of prayers, Prayers: the only way, To unburden the weight, Hoping; hope, I’ll … Continue reading

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Ramadan Day 2-Broken

Bismillah. She has high blood pressure, and sleep apnea. Usually, I do my best not to bother her, but today I need her to be my Khadijah. I need her to console me, because today my heart is broken. I … 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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Covered

You talk about your flaws and sins, But, do you see hers? Do you see her dirtied heart? Her darkened soul? Her flawed self? And the mountains of sins she’s shelved? You see the hijab, You hear the words of … Continue reading

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The Love of My Life

My heart belongs to Him, He’s pulled me through thick and thin. Reminded me through His book, His word. He’s the only one who understands me, He loves me unconditionally. My Lord, My Rabb, My Protector, The bestower of love, … Continue reading

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Dear Heart

Dear Heart, I trusted you. But I feel like you led me astray. “Trust your instincts”, they say. I obeyed.   Neither money, nor wealth, Neither beauty, nor status, None of these, I desired.   A pure heart, One connected … Continue reading

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Just a Dream

The heart dares not believe, What the eyes see, Because the heart knows, It knows the depth with which it feels. The heart fears, It fears waking up and realizing it was just a dream, Because the eyes may forget, … Continue reading

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