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

Growing Up

What does it mean to grow up?Does it mean high heals and gold silk and satin gracing the bodyin grandiose folds?Does it mean to strut your stuffand fit the mold? That’s not me, that’s never metalking about fashion and jewellery.For me, to growmeans more than that.You learn to fly with flourishing wingsand know its okay to fall flatBut get up again, keep going knowing that … Continue reading Growing Up

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