AbezAbez Is... 50% White, 50 % Pakistani, Muslim Hijab-wearing type female, Daughter of Momma, Sister of Owlie Wife of HF, Momma of Khalid, a special little boy with Autism, and Iman, a special little girl with especially big hair, Writer, Graphic Designer, Editor, Freelancer, Blogger, Inhaler of Chocolate
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Wednesday, February 03, 2010


A heart so torn will bleed, and bleeding so congeals
That a darkened outer covering will block the touch that heals
A heart then stripped will bleed, and with bleeding fingers I
Begin to mend again a heart that otherwise would die
Because Allah has set no limit on how often I be broken
And no promise, no oath, has yet to me been spoken
To guarantee that strands of pain, twisted to a filament
Won’t lacerate the tender heart around which they are bent
But this guarantee, this oath, clearly has been made:
My Guardian Lord has promised me gardens in the shade
And promised me no burden greater than I may bear
So with this thread of hope, I make my small repairs
For a heart so torn will bleed, but mended so, no longer
And the wounds that made me bleed, only make me stronger.

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At 4/2/10 3:41 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said...

words have thoroughly failed me to express my amazement at this piece of work. Tis' okay though since they are finding you just fine. And I don't want it any other way. MashaAllah and keep it up yo...

-Uncle Veirdo.

At 5/2/10 10:12 AM, Blogger Abez said...


At 5/2/10 6:10 PM, Blogger Saira said...


SubhanAllah. Jazakillahu khairan :)

At 10/2/10 11:10 PM, Blogger Mona said...


At 15/10/10 2:49 AM, Blogger American Muslima Writer said...

Very well written and heart felt.

Touching and deep, I love the hope it generates though.


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