Muslim while flying


I am very upset today !!!!!Watch my video All the things I was brought up to believe in , freedom, democracy, Cohesion, Liberty, equality!!! Was all stripped from me today😔 !!! Warning for you all, today 5/FEB/2016 8.25am Flight TOM389 my wife and me boarded a flight to Morocco and just before it was going…

Call to prayer – jumma


I sit and stare at the people around me, People rush past, not caring for anyone else, Like headless chickens they force their way out of the crowd, I spot tall, short, fat, skinny, black, white and Arab people all around me, Each dressed in their own way, I can hear the sound of French,…

Say a little prayer


My chest tightens, Fear grips my soul, Tears pour down my face, Nightmares haunt me at night, Voices fill my head, I’m in despair. I put my hands together, And say a little prayer. My eyes light up, My heart starts pounding, The voices in my head slowly disappear, I say a little prayer to…

It can’t happen to me -poem


I never stopped to think That something could happen to me I’m invincible and a good person It won’t happen to me. Things happen to bad people Don’t they? So why should I worry As it won’t happen to me. Then one day I realise I’m human and not invincible Even I can get hurt…

I’m fasting, not dieting….


Every year Muslims around the world will observe fasting, which makes up one of the five pillars of Islam. Ramadan is the 9th month of the Islamic calendar and usually lasts between 29 and 30 days and is based on the visual sighting of the moon. Muslims will abstain from drinking, eating and sexual relations….

I’m an alien; I’m a Muslim in France


Bonjour, aslamailakun ca va? ka fa hal? Both greetings are the same, hello, how are you? In France, you can often hear a mixture of French and Arabic being spoken. Are the French islamphobic? Do they fear Muslims? Do they welcome Muslim or ethnic minorities? I cannot answer this question. France has one of the…

Taking a life- One minute you’re here the next you’re gone


What do you do when someone you thought you know so well suddenly dies? You cry of course and think about all the great times you had? But, what if that person chose to take his or her own life. Do you still feel the same remorse and sadness? “How could they do that”, “They…

Revert- choosing a different faith


Are we born Muslim, Jewish or Christian? Muslims believe that everyone is born a Muslim so they call people who become Muslims reverts. Why does someone revert or convert to a different religion? What makes someone change his or her beliefs and adopt a new way of life? Do people change religion for: love, greater…

Fanatical about religion…


Does the way you dress and look determine your religious belief and identity? If you see a bearded man or a woman with a hijab on, do you automatically think terrorist or Islamic fanatic? Do you assume the bearded man or covered woman walking down the street is oppressed or uneducated? The amount of types…