Your….

Your…

My friend,
My companion,
Though good times and bad
My friend,
My buddy,
Though happy and sad,
Beside me you stand,
Beside me you walk,
You’re there to listen,
You’re there to talk,
With happiness,
Smiles,
With pain and tears,
I know you’ll be there,
Throughout the years!
I wrote this poem in 2006 shortly after we got married.

An Explanation of Allahs Beautiful Names and Attributes part 9

18) Al Hayy This Name of Allah is mentioned in the Qur’an 5 times. For example Allah says: Allah – there is no deity except Him, the Ever-Living, the Sustainer of [all] existence. Neither drowsiness overtakes Him nor sleep. To Him belongs whatever is in the heavens and whatever is on the earth. Who is […]

https://neelamhussain.wordpress.com/2016/03/22/an-explanation-of-allahs-beautiful-names-and-attributes-part-9/

Listening To Those Whispers

A little while back, I felt lost and suffocated, but now I feel like I’m free and on the right path again and I’m feeling quite emotional about this…or maybe it’s my pregnancy hormones making me feel emotional! Either way, I’m a ball of emotions right now and have been in these last few weeks……

http://themuslimahmommy.com/listening-to-those-whispers/

Dealing with Pain, Loss and Adversities.

I woke up one day, and the world still seemed the same. The people looked the same, the city looked the same and everyone went by with their daily lives. But little did they know that for some their struggles were about to come crashing down. Their fears became reality and their losses became very […]

https://escapinglifesshackles.wordpress.com/2015/11/04/dealing-with-pain-loss-and-adversities/

Simple Friend vs Real Friend

A simple friend, when visiting, acts like a guest.
A real friend opens your refrigerator and helps himself.

A simple friend has never seen you cry.

A real friend has shoulders soggy  from your tears.

A simple friend doesn’t know your parents’ first names.

A real friend has their phone numbers in his address book.

A simple friend brings a bottle of wine to your party.

A real friend comes early to help you cook and stays late to help you clean.

A simple friend hates it when you call after he has gone to bed.

A real friend asks you why you took so long to call.
A simple friend seeks to talk with you about your problems.

A real friend seeks to help you with your problems.
A simple friend wonders about your romantic history.
A real friend could blackmail you with it.
A simple friend thinks the friendship is over when you have an argument.

A real friend calls you after you had a fight.
A simple friend expects you to always be there for them.

A real friend expects to always be there for you!