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…


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…


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.


You laughed, I laughed with you you cried, I wiped away your tears I laughed, you forced a smile I cried, you laughed at my fears.    


It was time that I let go of everything that held me to you tearing apart my soul from you broke me into a million parts. Time will heal the wounds but I am scared you will always live with me in the scars.  

Undone on Streets

He returned again, empty-handed, not as much as a cent in his hand. After an hour’s wait, he showed up nonchalantly. “I didn’t get anything….nobody gave me anything”, he stammered to her raging glare. “They all shoo me away, what can I do….” A tight slap across his cheek stopped him. Tears streamed their way on…

Rise and Shine

The sunflower beamed, its loveliest smile at me, kissing my hand, it said to me, be bright, be sunny, be generous, be kind, everywhere you go, spread the seeds of love, of happiness, of peace. Hold up your head high, but humble your heart and soul. Seek the sun in your life, everyday, my darling,…

Two Worlds

We are two worlds you said, two separate worlds like night and day chasing each other beautiful and evading.

Ramadan: Ayah of the Day #29 and Eid Mubarak :)

Alhamdulillah we are at the end of this one month journey of Ramadan. May Allah swt accept it from us 🙂 Today’s ayah is a very beautiful and special ayah. It is a wonderful sunnah with a beautiful and special reward. But if they turn away, say (O Muhammad pbuh): “Allah is sufficient for me….

Ramadan: Ayah of the Day #28

Today’s ayah is an amazing reminder for giving charity. With just a couple of days left of Ramadan, increase your charity, give more and the reward shall be doubled, tripled and might even go from seventy to seven hundred times, in sha Allah. Don’t miss out on this opportunity 🙂 The likeness of those who…