The days pass in a blur and all I can say about my mood is that it’s tired.
“Love Story” by Francis Lai My mother...
What do you do when you have no hope left in anything that’s yours? When you realize everything that you loved is pitted against you? What do you do when you’re alienated, and cast aside? When it would be easier to be alive among strangers than these people who have become even more foreign? What do you do when you feel like the darkness in your heart wants to take over and you feel...
Islamic feminism is more than a movement: It is a retrieval of the ways Islam...– Nahida at the Fatal Feminist (via acruelambition)
Thalamtu Nafsee: logicallypositive: If you’re a... →
logicallypositive: If you’re a man you don’t call people, especially women, bitches. I don’t care how stupid or dumb or obnoxious they are - you just don’t do that. It’s not your phrase to use. If a woman wants to use that phrase, that’s her decision to make because a woman is someone who…
A woman’s worst nightmare? That’s pretty easy. Novelist Margaret Atwood writes...– http://www.pbs.org/kued/nosafeplace/articles/nightmare.html (via alullaby) That sums it up This is really hard-hitting. It’s the truth. (via willthinkforcash)
All the hardest, coldest people you meet were once as soft as water. And that’s...– Iain Thomas (via swanseas)
Everyone, at some point in their lives, wakes up in the middle of the night with...– Lemony Snicket (via ihateeverythiiing)
Lately I’ve been thinking about who I want to love, and how I want to love, and...– Andrea Gibson (via eschew0bfuscation)
sonic-hip-attack: Just a reminder that it’s not “censorship” to ask fellow human beings to refrain from saying things that serve no utility other than to be demeaning, cruel, and dehumanizing toward others.
Ahlan Wa Sahlan: Understanding depression in a... →
onlinecounsellingcollege: · Depression is a serious condition. Don’t underestimate the seriousness of depression. Depression drains a person’s energy, optimism, and motivation. Your depressed loved one can’t just “snap out of it” by sheer force of will. · The symptoms of…
andreadabook: There comes a time when you look at someone you’ve known for a long long while. And they’re talking to you. And you kind of tune them out and just start to actually look at them. You look at their eyes and their eyebrows and you notice a freckle for the first time and their nose and it hits you that they’re kind of beautiful. And then you smile a little bit to yourself and they ask...
Does the whole world seem to be especially happy? Or am I just especially sad?
yourlandladynotyourmanservant: TRIGGER WARNING: CHILD ABUSE caterpillar-cocoon-butterfly: kaylahraquel: The chills that just came down my spine. You guys don’t understand. that was intense. wow. I thought he was building a robot ;(
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a...– Albert Einstein (via thelittlephilosopher)
But baby don’t cry, ‘cause you had my heart. At least for the most part…
I can’t even begin to describe the way I feel anymore.
Fa Inna Ma'al 'Usri Yusra: beautifulqalb: I... →
beautifulqalb: I already wished everyone a general Eid Mubarak, but I wanted to send an extra, extra special Eid Mubarak to certain people I think definitely deserve it. All the converts that can’t celebrate Eid because their families won’t allow them or because they don’t have anyone to…
Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave.– The Prophet Muhammad (saw)
realfakescientist: one of my favorites, by...
Today, we stress rituals and disregard the real essence of Islam– Dr. Souad Saleh (First Female Dean of Al-Azhar) (via partytilfajr)
This is about my someday daughter, already stung stained with insecurity...– Katie Makkai (via nassimmm)
cultboy: داخل نفسي هو المكان الذي أعيش فيه وحده كل شيء. Inside myself is a place where I live all alone.
واصبر على ما أصابك: I don’t care to have my... →
zaytouneh: I don’t care to have my religion accepted by the secular West or its media. Or the irreligious or non-Muslim, in general. I really don’t care. Support my hijab or don’t, it’s all the same. “Believe,” in my niqab, or don’t. I don’t know who gave you (or they, alienating pronouns are cool), the…
The flower of my heart, the apple of my eye . The center of my happiness and all my prayers. The wish I make on every falling star. The only thing I ask God to give to me, is you.
“Sometimes love isn’t about how much someone...
If one night you see someone committing a sin, tomorrow don’t look at him as a...– Imam Ali (as)
Variety of attacks against US mosques this week:
mehreenkasana: Mosque burned to the ground in Missouri. Pig carcasses thrown at mosque in California. Air rifle shots at mosque in Illinois. Paintball attack against mosque in Oklahoma. Acid attack against Islamic school in Illinois. I have nothing to say other than I am sickened by this increasing sensation of hate and intolerance. America, what are you doing?
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of...– Carl sagan (via subatomiconsciousness)