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My Companion

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My Companion

I am blessed to have this companion with me as I go through the journey called life. He is always with me with every step I take. I do not know anyone like him: patient, enduring, and willing to face every hardship I encounter along with me.

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Uniformity vs. Individuality

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Uniformity vs. Individuality

I was once asked whether I felt the Hijab provided uniformity between all Muslim women, so that individuality was lost. It was the first time I’d been asked this question.

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Climbing Up

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Climbing Up

My recollection of the dream begins with me climbing up a steep hill, with many others both in front of and behind me. All of us were struggling to get to the top as though there was something up there we were seeking. And there really was. As I climbed and climbed, I felt as though I would never reach the top, although I could see that others before me had.

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