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Head Wanderings

and it’s ending one minute at a time.

We’ve eaten (pun absolutely intended) half of Ramadan already. The first day feels like the longest day of your life and then before you know it, she’s come and gone. Time becomes fluid (and yet again, pun intended) with my incomprehensible sleep schedule and lightheadedness throughout the day. The taraweeh nights feel shorter and shorter […]

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Speak, if you must.

Your words are a tool. They’re a convoy of every emotion the human brain possesses. They’re incapable of reflecting our highest highs (of high school football). They’re capable of causing great pain. Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said: إِنَّ الْعَبْدَ لَيَتَكَلَّمُ بِالْكَلِمَةِ يَنْزِلُ بِهَا فِي النَّارِ أَبْعَدَ […]

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Poetry

A Black Mirror.

Honestly? Maybe I am attention seeking. Can’t save a broken mirror from cracking.

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Poetry

The Willow Tree

I keep going back To the old willow tree In hopes you’re looking for me. There’s a rope tied to the Branch near the summit Where I hung you Time and time again.

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Poetry

Your Own Misery

Down Down in the depths of Nothingness   You can only look down   The ground trembles The earth is moving Your little hole of misery Throws rocks down A rain of pain.   Bright lights Scream in your peripherals Your soul is determined to see It simply can’t be ignored There’s a hand above […]