A few months ago I wrote this small poem, but when I reread it last night, I thought to myself it was, in these days leading up to Ramadaan, a reminder to us all. Its never too late to turn your heart, your intentions, and your faith in another direction.And of course, I had to share… Continue reading Never too late
When your lips quiver with whispered duaas And your heart overflows with gratitude And His signs are made manifest So clear When the sun rises again And our prayers travel to the heavens From the earth And your heart beats again And you feel secure In the embrace of love And you breathe again And… Continue reading Poem: His Signs
Ive been very quiet over the past few days. Alhamdulillah I was able to travel to my parents home for the last week of Ramadaan and to spend Eid with them. Making the effort was especially worthwhile this year, as it was the first time in about 4 years that I was able to be… Continue reading My people
My latest poem entitled Oh Ramadaan! as featured on Muslimah Bloggers. http://muslimahbloggers.com/guest-posts/poem-o-ramadan/
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I wrote this poem almost 15 years ago, when I was still in school, but it amazes and saddens me at how relevant it still is, more especially over the last 2 weeks His Time Will Come The bruises show on his body The hurt grows in his heart The pain shows on his face… Continue reading Freedom will come
Sleeping in and staying up late Way past bedtime Looking at the stars Climbing trees and making forts with mums linen Exploring deep dark jungles in our sunny garden Flying kites Jumping in puddles Reading books Building puzzles Riding bikes Catching butterflies Searching for ufo’s Painting our faces green so we’re the aliens Knights with… Continue reading Summer!