Heart Tag Archive

Light & Darkness

Maryam Abdul-Kareem
Poem by
Oct 17, 2017 · 3 min read

Ponder. Light and Darkness. Too often I found myself in the absence of Light....

Hearts of Gold

Poem by
Jul 30, 2013 · 2 min read

It gives a new meaning to time, This annual beauty, manifestly sublime That transforms minds, purifies souls, And turns rusty hearts into...

A Month To Eternity

Poem by
Jul 26, 2013 · 2 min read

My heart is a wreck, Iman equivalent to a speck. I feel as though I stand in prayer alone When they claim Islam is outdated, outgrown. For...

Mirror of A Believer

Poem by
Feb 14, 2013 · 2 min read

Mirror, mirror on the wall, Reflecting the past, the treacherous falls, My soul’s weaknesses pierce your glare, And reflect again on my...

For It is Allah Whom I Obey

Poem by
Aug 27, 2012 · 2 min read

I am pulled towards pain, as I watch them all waste away. All my friends engage, and I feel enraged. Must I stay away? I glance and...

That Which Turns

Poem by
Jul 25, 2012 · 4 min read

I was delayed of making amends When that which turns was turned on end. Now rusted iron bars keep me from free terrain Whilst I remain...

Finding Freedom

Poem by
Nov 25, 2011 · 3 min read

Freedom. That elusive state of mind, Cherished much, different in kind, Sought after by the soul of man, Seeking, foolishly, in far off...

A Letter To The Heart

Memoir by
Oct 5, 2011 · 3 min read

Dear Heart, I write this to you as a reminder. Eighteen years and still together, you are surely one of my closest companions. I’ve heard...

You Are What You Click

Memoir by
Nov 3, 2010 · 3 min read

Have you ever considered that what you click while surfing the Internet has a lot to say about who you are as a person? One of my favorite...

A Heart Revitalized

Memoir by
May 26, 2010 · 6 min read

There are times when the body becomes tired and worn out. We feel exhausted and unable to cope under the pressure and stress. It is almost...