Tag Archives: Single

She’s still single because …

She covers too much, She doesn’t cover properly, She’s too picky, She’s too demanding, She’s not pretty enough, She wears too much makeup, Her standards are too high, She’s not religious enough, She’s too religious, …. It’s so easy, For … Continue reading

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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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Single to Almost Engaged to Single Again

Bismillah (In the Name of God), Where do I start? These last few weeks have been incredibly emotional, and brutal for me, but alhamdulilah it’s over so it’s all good now. For all those singletons out there, I feel for you. … Continue reading

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A “Real” Lecture on Being Single …

Take out 15 minutes of your time to watch this. This lecture really put things into perspective for me. There are too many people who downplay the hardship of being single and searching for a spouse. Imam Khalid Latif, keeps … Continue reading

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