I Live – Poem

What I’m going to share is not my story alone. Your story is mine, my story is yours. So I ask: as I share my experience, will you reflect on self? ***** I am beginning to appreciate the Cycles of Life. Allah wrote on my heart last night, I felt His presence so clearly. He

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Trip to Akhirah’s Praline Candy, Beignets & Coffee House

After months of failed plans to visit Akhirah’s together, we finally ruled out all excuses. Linzetta (Liz) and I have been planning to go to Akhirah’s together since September when Brother Arron Muhammad, the Founder and Owner, shared that they would soon have beignets added to the menu. Two months later and we finally made

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Follow your dreams by the season, not by your passion.

On Wednesday, November 22, I reflected on when I joined The Nation of Islam. The Genesis of our journey, is a constant reflection that we should take the time to understand. As Sister Saron X from the UK shared, “We must always remember our Genesis as individuals, it holds so many keys to where Allah

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Fried BBQ Cauliflower at Mijani tastes like chicken. Get you some!

I love exploring vegetarian and vegan restaurants. I visited Mijani for the second time and decided to taste their fried BBQ cauliflower. Let’s just say I am in love! Yesterday was my day to eat (I’m on an every other day fast with the start of every week being a three-day fast kinda diet) and

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Be a living influence: My Thanksgiving Reflections

It had been years since I spent Thanksgiving with my family. I felt as if my choice of accepting Islam was one that wasn’t accepted by those I love. However, I realized that the more I love Islam and accept all of me that everyone else will accept who I am, even if they don’t

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Conditioning

Are we conditioned? Condition: A restricting, limiting, or modifying circumstance. A circumstance indispensable to some result; prerequisite that in which something else is contingent: conditions of acceptance.Usually, conditions. Ex: existing circumstances: poor living conditions. Infinite love family, I greet you in love and light of all that is you. This word I thought on today is

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