The Importance of New-Year Reflections: A Spiritual Approach

The Importance of New-Year Reflections: A Spiritual Approach

In my last post, I talked about setting realistic goals for Muslim women. As the calendar turns its pages, ushering in a new year, it’s a natural time for reflection—a moment to pause, contemplate, and chart our course for the journey ahead. While the world often encourages resolutions centered on external achievements, a spiritual approach…

The need for a Muslim woman authors network
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The need for a Muslim woman authors network

In recent years, there has been a growing movement of Muslim woman authors who are reclaiming their voices and telling their stories through literature. Muslim women authors are gaining recognition for their contributions to the literary world, but they still face challenges when it comes to getting their work published and promoted. To address these…

‘Muslim Romance’ is not an oxymoron
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‘Muslim Romance’ is not an oxymoron

People are wary of the literature they choose, and rightly so. However, keeping a more open-minded spirit, it is noticeable that there is a need for clean and halaal Muslim-centric stories, which: Storylines in which decisions are guided by Haq and tribulations are surfed through with dua, sabr and perseverance. Characters who are on a…

The King’s Ring

The King’s Ring

I love the message that this poem offers. Please enjoy it and create your own meaning. The King’s Ring by Theodore Tilton Once in Persia reigned a King, Who upon his signet ring Graved a maxim true and wise, Which, if held before his eyes, Gave him counsel, at a glance, Fit for every change…

Shout Out to Men

Shout Out to Men

I’ve decided to put my Psychology qualifications to use and start up my Counselling Practice. Waheeda Joosab Mahomed Counselling Services My focus is on women who are going through women-related experiences… Postpartum depression, postpartum PTSD, miscarriage, infertility, loss of child, widowhood… and other issues which are unique to women. I asked him to publish it…