light Tag Archive

Light & Darkness

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

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

An Uninvited Guest

Shaziya Barkat
Poem by
Jan 11 · 4 min read

an uninvited guest settles in the valley of my heart makes a home within my chest and refuses to depart the mountains of my lungs are...

Basket of Moonlight

Story by
Feb 22, 2012 · 7 min read

I was no longer sure about the time of day. Not a ray of sunlight was apparent to signify the morning, nor was there a sliver of moonlight...

Weeping Stars

Poem by
Dec 18, 2011 · 4 min read

Oh weeping stars, Do your falling tears bring any benefit? The night has brought its cover over the sky, Soothing many eyes to rest under...

Drowning in Sin

Story by
Nov 29, 2011 · 4 min read

Her fingers stretched toward the disturbed surface of water. Her eyes rolled to the back of her head. Then, she plunged. She plunged into a...

Atheism Nearly Cost Me My Life

Memoir by
Aug 27, 2011 · 3 min read

Imagine being hunted. You cannot see your attacker, but you know that the attacker will catch up with you. So you run anyway. Run. You...

Ramadan Hitchhiker

Poem by
Aug 3, 2011 · 3 min read

Days draw horizontal lines In the hallow centre of my unkempt mind. Invisibly etched words leave their mark A standing silhouette in the...

Flying Away

Poem by
Sep 19, 2010 · 2 min read

That night, I was too little to cry, Hidden in mama’s womb So closely tied. And during that night, He took me out From that warm darkness...

Wisdom From Unlikely Sources

MYM Staff
Story by
Feb 26, 2010 · 8 min read

Go to any quotation site, and you’ll notice that most of the quotes come from famous people. However, whoever said that wisdom comes...