Ramadhan Diary ~ Day Seven: Anger

If you are calm whilst standing in the centre of a terrible storm, you can handle anything. —– My Aunt and Uncle have grown quite fond of me and I dislike it, a lot. They speak good of me way too often and one of the things they admire about me is how calm and controlling I can be with my anger. Truth is, I … Continue reading Ramadhan Diary ~ Day Seven: Anger

Ramadhan Diary ~ Day Five: Children

Loving one child is like loving an entire generation. —– As I sat beside a little girl’s bed, I looked around. Right there and then at the hospital, I realized how a mother worries, I realized how a child struggles, I realized how long an hour was, and I realized how truly grateful I should be for my body, mind, and heart. I also realized how significant … Continue reading Ramadhan Diary ~ Day Five: Children

A Blessing Herself

A part of me wonders how my mother never fails to be strong, patient, and loving while the other part of me wonders if I would ever become, or even close to becoming, someone as amazing as her; as a wife, as a daughter-in-law, as a mother. I notice the long and dedicated hours she spends in the kitchen before a big gathering, I notice the … Continue reading A Blessing Herself