Outshine yourself

The Heat of Life A poem by Umm Umamah A flower cannot blossom without sunshine, Just as you cannot bloom without facing the decree divine, So when trials & struggles all combine, Face the challenge, take the heat, glow & shine. Cause within you is the capacity to outshine.   As this opening bud glows […]

Finding Solace

picture taken by me A poem by Umm Umamah Ya Rabb help me forget, What hurts me & makes my eyes become wet. Don’t want to have a meltdown, With all the heavy weight pulling me down. Help me console myself, Cause the pain doesn’t go away by itself. I am grateful for the heart, […]

Be Yourself

  I saw Shaykh Muhammad Al Shareef’s this post… …the morning after I had made the below entry in my bullet journal. Subhanallah….So thought provoking. Most of our loves we spend trying to be like someone, or pleasing someone to the extent of ignoring ourselves. If only we knew that to tend to others needs, […]

Embrace your Limitations & Capacities

We are some times too hard on ourselves….. We have to accept our limitations & circumstances positively! Submission to the Will of Allah with Gratitude, not only brings a sense of peace but opens new doors. There’s always something we can do, as Allah reminds us…. In Baqarah 2:216 وَعَسَى أَن تَكْرَهُواْ شَيْئًا وَهُوَ خَيْرٌ […]

Day 29 I Am Not Alone

The words that come out of our mouth are the result of our thoughts, so it is extremely crucial that we do not let anyone & anything bring us down or tell us anything otherwsie. No matter what anyone says or how they make you feel, you can do whatever you want. Don’t wait for […]

Day 25 Start Right & Touch Base

Part of my planning for next year is BEIDHNILLAH being SERIOUSLY DILIGENT & CONSISTENT” in my daily morning Dua, Dhikr & Tilawah routine. The only thing to break the cycle of guilt, remorse, regret & frustration for not doing something is to simply get up & START DOING it. Just start, in as basic a way […]