We’re Strange

There are no guarantees in death, except the end of life. So don’t plan on achieving peace, comfort, closure or anything else, because none of it is a given. However, life holds certainty, even though we don’t always interpret its certainty correctly. But the natural order that is established, and the laws of cause and…

Islam is far too universal for there ever to be only a single interpretation on how to implement its teachings and principles. I think we indulge in excess of the worst kind when we try to impose a single view of what Islam is supposed to be about. There are fundamentals of belief that is…

Part of my reason for creating this blog was to put into words the anguish and frustration that I experience as a typical Muslim in South Africa. The other part is because I was hoping to engage with others about the views that I express so that I may be able to determine whether or…

heartz-unspoken: If wealth is the secret to happiness, then the rich should be dancing on the streets. But poor kids do that. If power ensures security, then officials and politicians should walk unguarded. But those who live simply, sleep soundly. If beauty and fame bring ideal relationships, then celebrities should have the best marriages. Live…