The Joy in Ruins

It was already dark at four in the evening. The sun had gone down and everything was quiet. I stood staring at it for a while. Finally, I pushed the small iron door. Was it always so small, I wondered, as the rusty hinges creaked. It opened like a small window in the big mudded…

Joy

It’s when I walk in the sunflower field when the sunbeams kiss me in love when the rain tickles me and the wind makes me fly when the leaves look like flowers when the snow dresses the trees in white it is when I see the world around the trees, the mountains, the sky the…

Little John

A crowd had gathered in the town center. A large area was cordoned off by barricades, restricting the passage of the crowd to a not-so-narrow pavement. Everyone was looking at the ancient clock tower and the crane that was in the center. They had already set the giant Christmas tree near it and now the…

8 Magic Beans Luqman Al-Hakim left to his son

read Now that we know the story of Luqman, who he was and how he attained his wisdom, we move on to discover some of the beautiful pearls he has left us behind. This post is about the famous and timeless advice Luqman gave to his son, who was very beloved to him. How do…

The Story of Luqman Al-Hakim

Luqman Al-Hakim, is a name I am sure we are all familiar with. We have heard of his name and some of his good advice too, not to mention the famous proverbs. Did you know that there is an entire chapter dedicated to this noble slave of Allah, in the Quran. And he was not…

An Amazing Dua That Promises To Grant You Everything You Ask For

Dua is the most powerful weapon of a believer. You might have heard this sentence many times. You might have made thousands of adiya (prayers, plural of dua), some of which might have come true for you while others might not have been realized as of yet. It is normal and happens to everyone. It…

She Did Not Want It Anyways!

”Why do you keep saying that.” ”She ruined our chances of happiness.” ”I don’t understand why you want to blame it on her.’’ ”It’s the truth. From the beginning she didn’t want to have it. Not yet, was the only reply I got whenever I brought up the subject. We have our careers to built….

Don’t Cut the Strings

Gibran paced the floors of the Big Mall, checking in and out of every shoe store. He couldn’t find it, nothing even similar to it. But he kept looking, determined not to give up. ”It’s okay if you don’t find it” his wife placed her hand on his shoulder ”we will get her another pair.”…

26 and Counting

“Stand up.” “Turn around your chair and walk straight. I can help you” he said in his strong husky voice.”I can help you die.” She stood up, hypnotized walking straight to the large window frame. The world seemed a child’s model of the world from the 70th floor of her office building. “Stop” he commanded…

Paradox

Faraway in a distant land they meet everyday one hurts, one heals one is loved, one loves one takes, one gives one talks, one listens one says, one feels one laughs, one cries one is mind, one is soul.

The Club

”Irena, would you like to share something with us” I asked the girl who looked ten years older than her age. She hesitated, but with a little encouragement from others, she was ready to open up today. She shifted a little in her chair to finally speak after a week long of silent attendance.” “It…

Transcendent

I am hurt,  she thought You are scared, she heard I am worried of what will be you are only frightened to fall it is out there waiting for me it is all here in your mind.