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Inner Inferno

Story by
Nov 27, 2011 · 4 min read

A blank page stared at me from the monitor. Thoughts pounded as they raced to put words together. Twenty-six little building blocks were...

Letting Things Go For Allah

Essay by
Apr 17, 2011 · 5 min read

I was inspired to write this earlier today when a friend of mine asked me for advice: “I just cannot stop listening to music…I want...

Music Junkie Syndrome

Memoir by
Feb 7, 2011 · 4 min read

I’m such a music junkie. I mean I was, but then I gave it up gradually, Alhamdulillah. I got rid of all the music from my mobile, then...

The Serpent Under The Innocent Flower

Essay by
Aug 11, 2009 · 6 min read

When you hold the door open for a person walking up to the door of a building, who is it for? When you say “yarhamukumullah”...

Tale of Two Lives

Story by
Nov 28, 2008 · 7 min read

In my Masjid, the Khateeb mentioned two stories that were very touching and emotional. They were the Tale of Two Cities (Charles Dickens)...