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The Final Exam

June 15, 2011


The students trudge slowly into the exam room. Some faces are weary from sleepless nights, while others are full of dread. They take out their pens and brace for the papers to be handed out. Some make silent prayers while others bargain with God, “Please let it be easy. If You make me do well […]


June 5, 2011


The moderate Muslimah Of the just and balanced nation Destined to race across the Sirat … Devoutly devoted Determined to do good At all cost … With her wajh (face) turned Solely seeking the wajh (face) Of her Lord … For some, too righteous For others, too articulate Intensely defiant to their judgment call … […]