Days 24, 25, 26, 27: Sight, Hearing, Taste, Touch

Time has squished together during the last 10 nights of Ramadan. And so, my post today squishes together many blessings into a single post. When you abstain from seeing things that you shouldn’t see, hearing things you shouldn’t hear, eating the foods you normally love, and touching things you shouldn’t touch during the month of…

Ramadan Day 23: Role of Parent

The following post was drafted outside of Ramadan. It contains way too many syllables and words to be written by someone sleeping 3 hours a night during the last ten nights of Ramadan. — The 12+ inches of snow have melted into deep puddles and soaked earth. We all wear our rain boots and splash…

Day 22: Gratitude for The Book

During the month of Ramadan, I fast from reading any fiction. I do not write fiction or write fiction. I do not consume fiction in any form. Whatever time I have, I read the Quran. To get through 30 chapters, 600+ pages is not easy in 30 days. But I can read 800+ pages of…