Diary of a Fasting Girl — Entry 3, Day 23

Haha, yup sporadic entries at random times. That is what I have become this Ramadan, although I wasn’t very regular throughout the rest of the year either. I guess this is going to be my late New Years Resolution — Get regular with my writing! Anyways. The last ten days of Ramadan are upon us, which is a really important time for all Muslims. It … Continue reading Diary of a Fasting Girl — Entry 3, Day 23

Diary of a Fasting Girl : Entry 2, Day 19

Well, so much for this blog series. It’s not like I don’t have anything to write about, it’s that I don’t really have the time to write much these days ever since I started my summer internship at National Zakat Foundation. I am so tired by the end of the day that my brain is in no condition to be creative or otherwise. Whatever time … Continue reading Diary of a Fasting Girl : Entry 2, Day 19

Diary of a Fasting Girl — Entry 1, Day 4

May 9, 2019 It’s sometimes so hard to believe that our beautiful guest, Ramadan, comes around so fast. And as it does, it brings in its wake the endless blessings and bountiful mercy of Our Lord, Allah (God). I am thankful everyday that I was given the honor of welcoming this month again, and I pray that I am granted this honor many many more … Continue reading Diary of a Fasting Girl — Entry 1, Day 4

Diary of a Fasting Girl — Day 9 (Super Delayed)

Board-games, Shady Restaurant, and a Yummy Pit Stop — It’s a Date!! Events of May 25, 2018 After several hectic days of tight scheduling and bad sleep patterns, it all starts weighing down on me. This phenomenon is what I called the “Flerp Days,” days where it becomes hard for me to focus on anything, with the brain working at half its normal rate and … Continue reading Diary of a Fasting Girl — Day 9 (Super Delayed)

Ramadan – A Small Poem

A silver smile, shining so bright welcoming in the blessed night leading into a glorious month the moon that shown, hardly blunt. the beginning, bringing to a halt the excess consumed to a fault. hold back, fight back the powerful urge to eat to drink and further splurge. Abstinence from what you daily need, the wants, desires will thus deplete Remembering the Beloved being Peace … Continue reading Ramadan – A Small Poem

Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day Fifteen and Sixteen

July 2 and July 3, 2015 Another Double Post It’s so hard to make time to write these days, what with fasting, worship, coding courses and kitchen discourses. Whatever window of time that is presented to me, I open it and jump through it, flying through the highlights of my days, whether its working on this blog or small tweets and status updates on Twitter(@nuzairasaim) … Continue reading Diary of a Fasting Girl: Ramadan, Day Fifteen and Sixteen