My Attitude as a Muslim

Earlier this week, I stumbled upon an incident that made me step back and remind myself how I wish to be treated in this world and how I would like to be known before my passing. Now, this was no extraordinary event however, its happenings did trigger a wave of emotions. Briefly, I was speaking to an employee about an issue that I wished to … Continue reading My Attitude as a Muslim

In the depths of the night, I pondered

Whilst sitting there, with a pen and paper in my hand, I wrote. —– I hesitated sharing this at first simply because I think it would leave a pious impression however, the reason I am posting this is because I want others to realize that these kinds of thoughts, emotions, and ideas exist. None of it is fake. When someone says, ‘Yeah, I could not … Continue reading In the depths of the night, I pondered

Ramadhan Diary ~ I’tekaf

I wrote about the aches in my heart and I wrote about the stinging thoughts in my mind, all of which questioned: ‘Why?’. —– I’tekaf, is a practice that was observed by the Holy Prophet Muhammad (may the peace and blessings of Allah be upon him) during the last 10 days of Ramadhan. Generally, one secludes himself or herself from the world by remembering Allah … Continue reading Ramadhan Diary ~ I’tekaf

Ramadhan Diary ~ Day Three: Prayer

When in trouble, pray. When in peace, pray. —– On the way to Birmingham today with my Aunt and Uncle, my Uncle shared some insightful passages that has stuck with me since. He advised me of two things: 1. Pray for others first before you pray for yourself. When offering prayer, think not of yourself and indulge not into asking God Almighty for what you … Continue reading Ramadhan Diary ~ Day Three: Prayer

Ramadhan Diary ~ Day Two: Righteous

Accompanying yourself with those who wish to be better, will rub off onto you and change you in ways you cannot imagine —– My journey throughout this lifetime consists of the destruction and construction of my character. I am trying to be the best individual I can be before the time of my death arrives; in no circumstance do I wish to leave this world … Continue reading Ramadhan Diary ~ Day Two: Righteous

Ramadhan Diary ~ Day One: Weaknesses

A man is weak without Divine guidance; there is no strength in his mind, body, and spirit without the help from His Lord. —– I promised myself to stand out from the crowd in favour of serving humanity but today, I have realized how much I need God Almighty by my side in order to do so. I made a promise and boy, was I … Continue reading Ramadhan Diary ~ Day One: Weaknesses

There It Was

About a year ago, I expressed myself through poetry and other written pieces that illustrated my love for God Almighty. I shared my experiences, my emotions, my desires, and my thoughts through these passages after reverting to Islam. Yes, I am indeed a Muslim; born and raised. Now, reverting back to Islam after a sequence of events happened quite suddenly but successfully. You could read … Continue reading There It Was