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Venerated Muse

Walk into my stanzas
Crawl if you have to
I feel incomplete
Writing without you

Breathe on to my words
Enliven my verses
Fill in my blanks… 24 more words

Poetry

The Sacredness of Makkah and Al-Madinah

‘Abdullaah ibn Zaid ibn ‘Aasim (Radia-Allaahu ’anhu) narrated that Allaah’s Messenger (Salla-Allaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Ibraheem declared Makkah sacred and made supplication for its people, and I declare Al-Madinah to be sacred, as Ibraheem declared Makkah sacred, and I make supplication for its Saa’ and Mudd (its sustenance to be blessed) twice as much as Ibraheem made supplication for the people of Makkah.

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Sacred Months, Times And Places

Sacred Summits

I am thirsty
For a thousand seas
You could cascade over me
My aspirations of
Utter bliss
Wrapped in your fingers.
Come with all the spines on your back… 17 more words

Poetry

First Principles: The Sanctity of Life Begins In the Womb

“With consistency, beautiful and undeviating, human life from its commencement to its close, is protected by the common law. In the contemplation of law, life begins when the infant is first able to stir in the womb. 252 more words

First Principles

Sacred Love

“I love you as certain dark things are to be loved,
in secret, between the shadow and the soul.”
― Pablo Neruda, 100 Love Sonnets

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Poetry

The gift of purpose

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If you’re like me at all, you may struggle from time to time to find a deeper meaning in your daily work – a purpose in the daily grind that serves a cause much greater than our own self-interest. 1,546 more words

Faith

Matthew 5:27-30

Matthew 5:27. ‘”You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’ 28. But I tell you that anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart. 255 more words

Contemplations