Monthly Archives: May 2014

Summer Reading: Salaam, Love!

Originally posted on Love, InshAllah:
Summer is here! It’s time to dive head first into your summer reading list, and what better place to start than Salaam Love: American Muslim Men on Love, Sex & Intimacy. the follow up to the…

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ER Love Stories

Originally posted on Love, InshAllah:
As a nurse, I get personal with people real fast. At times, I can be a self-proclaimed personal invader. I have countless stories ranging from walking into family arguments to calling parents to inform them…

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Resilience Through Optimism

Originally posted on Anomaly Me:
Enough. No more #firstworldproblems and #middleclassproblems and #palepeopleproblems and the iteration of sardonic issues in our truly delightful lives. Let’s talk about the human problem, the real tragedy that will affect every person on the face of this…

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Coming of Faith

Originally posted on Love, InshAllah:
LoveinshAllah.com is proud to present some Friday Love vibes for an exciting new site showcasing storytelling as part of the Muslim experience. Coming of Faith, founded by the dynamic Laila Alawa, is one important addition to…

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Islamic lessons from an ashram

Originally posted on A Muslimah Writes:
Last weekend, I went to a Sivananda Yoga camp in Val Morin, Quebec. Sivananda has several yoga centres over the world, and a handful of ashrams: secluded environments where aspiring yogis or drop-in guests…

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Always Alone?

I am sure it is entirely normal for people who have lost a spouse to wonder if they will ever be whole again.  The short answer is of course that you really never are.  The person you set out to … Continue reading

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Musings on Waterfalls

I went for a long hike today near the state line border with North Carolina.  It was a long drive on a lot of mountainous switchback roads near Sassafras Mountain in South Carolina.   I finally arrived and then hiked … Continue reading

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