Tag Archives: Islam

Gliding Beauty – Desert Journey Chapter Three

                                               Drawing by Gino 2007 Preface: This is Chapter Three of a story, a book I began writing in 2007 in Jordan. I decided to not continue out of respect for the characters (both living and dead) It is a … Continue reading

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Gliding Beauty- Desert Journey Part One

                                          Drawing by Gino 2007 Preface: This is a story, a book I began writing in 2007 in Jordan. I decided to not continue out of respect for the characters (both living and dead) It is a true story, my … Continue reading

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The Food Court

The Food Court Religion, like dining is varied all set out for display Each can fill a void, if you look at them that way The nourishment is real, and soul food is the name But at the finish line, … Continue reading

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“You Brought The Music” on YouTube!!

Ramadan Kareem!  I am so excited to share with you my latest obsession:)  My poem that I wrote on March 6, You Brought The Music ,in less than a month, has turned into a video!!  Even I am amazed it … Continue reading

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Ramadan Mubarak! Ramadan Kareem!

Ramadan Impressions 2007 The naked eye sees new moon over the horizon peek,Mouth -to -mouth the news is spread around the world.Ears on buzzing phone lines, whole networks going down;Millions jumping in their cars to buy last minute treats.Dates and … Continue reading

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You Brought The Music

You Brought The Music for Sundaram (from a dream) In a dream I had this morning, you brought the music and a friend. I was living in a cottage with a park that stretched for miles laid out in front … Continue reading

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My Poem, “The Lightness of Ramadan” on Spillwords Press

Hi everyone,I know this poem recently appeared on my blog, but in a beautiful irony,Spillwords decided to post it today, on the last or almost last day of Ramadan.Eid -ul-fitr will begin, inshallah, tomorrow or Thursday and our month of … Continue reading

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