On November 20th, I wrote: A couple of nights ago, I was reminded of the remembrance of Allah (God). On the bus ride home, one evening, there was a guy who appeared to be saying something under his breath as he counted his repetitions with a string of beads. I thought perhaps it was a… Continue reading Remembrance
Rest in Jannah Adel AlMasri
Yesterday was a heartbreaking day for me. Yet, I can't begin to imagine what his family might be feeling on their third day without their beloved husband/father? A recap of how I meet these lovely individuals is as follows: 3 months ago. on Eid day, I was able to attend the earliest Eid prayer, hence… Continue reading Rest in Jannah Adel AlMasri
Why I Stopped Praying?
Note: The title of this post is intentionally misleading for more reasons than one. So, please bare with me. I have told this moralistic story so many times during my life, so I thought why not share it with the world. So, the story goes: When I came of age, in a certain place, during… Continue reading Why I Stopped Praying?
Post Ramadan 1437 Reflection
Hello everyone; I am back. I know I haven't posted in a while. Surprisingly, last year, I planned to at least post once a month. I remember googling 'how to advance my blogging career' and one of the tips was to 'Be Consistent' and a mere suggestion to support that was to always have backup… Continue reading Post Ramadan 1437 Reflection