We, as Muslims, do not owe the world a thing. Naturally, we condemn any form of violence committed falsely under or in our name and religion, but we do not owe anyone apologies, explanations or justifications.
As I began to accept that life for me had set its own path, one that was beyond my control, I began to feel my heart beating softer, it was no longer pounding my chest, sending reverberations across my body. 70 more words
My trembling fingers rubbed viciously at my body, but all that came of it was the deep red blood that oozed from the nails that now dripped endlessly, each finger a suspect of my seemingly overt pain. 98 more words