Humanity

      Video Inspiration: The Overview Effect

      It’s Monday! Here’s some perspective for the week ahead. Courtesy, Earth. (PS: Pay attention to 13’30 – 14’40):    “I believe that what’s going to happen is there’s going to be a greater and greater interest in communicating this idea, because after all, it’s key to our survival. We have to start acting as one …

            Ramadan Special (Days 2-4): Circles of Positivity

            In an authentic Hadith, Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) said:  “Man is influenced by the faith of his friends. Therefore, be careful of whom you associate with.” One of the distinct features of Ramadan that I have come to love is the feeling of camaraderie, of being one anther’s keeper and of going out of ones way …

              Picker Upper (Inspiration): The Last Sermon

              So, today’s a special day in the Islamic Calendar. It’s the day of Arafat – a day when all the Hajj pilgrims descend upon Mount Arafat in Saudi Arabia under a state of “Ihram” (purity) and commune one on one with Allah. It’s an open doorway to the heavenly chamber where gratitude, asking for forgiveness, …

                Poetry/Prose: Atypical Love Affair

                This is a piece that found me in the dead of night (3am). Originally typed it on my phone, and wonder of wonders, my screen froze and I lost the original. I have tried my best to recapture what I remember of the original piece, although, knowing what that one was, I doubt this comes …

                      Poetry/Prose – Paralysis: Mannequin on Fashion Ave.

                       Inspired by a condominium of thoughts, and stylistically influenced by my interpretation of Regina Spektor’s “Eet” They call it an outer body experience. And they’re right, that’s exactly what it is. It’s like floating out in the universe, and watching the earth chug along on its axis. Like planning a speech to the very last …