Woman: An Epitome of Love

“Clicked!” I was inspired to take a picture of a lovely white orchids sitting tight as a centrepiece. My attention was…

Sacredness Of Rhythm

Was there a way to back-pedal when reality began to cuddle me? Last week, I spread my wings and soared…

Wing Your Way to Freedom!

  “Number six!” The saleslady called my number as it popped out at the monitor screen. It was my turn!…

A Fragile Grip on Reality

It’s November 21, 2016, a manic Monday and another panic mom-day: buy the kids’ school stuff, pay the bills, and…

Melodious Fragrance

You may find this awkward, funny, weird, or whatever, up to you. Now allow me to share what I heard…

Chaotic Silence

“I can’t change the direction of the wind but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” –Jimmy Dean…

The Last Day

One glorious day, indeed, made me a better creature than I was before, for my father’s final exit from this world…

Just A Fleeting Shadow

Whoosh! Like a vehicle after filling gas at the gasoline station, we left hurriedly after consuming our meals. Yesterday was…

Remembrance: Food of the Spirit

“The People of Paradise will only regret one thing: not having made enough dhikr (remembrance) in the world.” –Prophet Muhammad…

“Donut” Eat the Dates!

Fortuitous encounters were indeed great morsels of insights that spiritually fed our thoughts with refreshment on a month of abstinence.…

A Noble Task to Strive For

“Were you not scared?” asked a friend as she had known my participation in a funeral wash. “No. I’m scared more…

Close at Hand

Reading, educating oneself, and putting into practice what is upon the Sacred Scripture of the Beloved is the best gift…

Reach for the Stars!

“Why are you afraid of death?” A Buddhist lecturer raised this question as he began to speak about the reflections…

The Heart’s Eye

A visually impaired man who sees more than a man with an excellent sight is not blind. But a man who…

The Unshaken Devotees

We arrived at the Blue Mosque at an opportune time on a sunny morning of Feb. 20, 2016. As what…

Stairway to Light

I just arrived home in the afternoon of Feb. 20, 2016 from Blue Mosque when a fellow sister informed me…

Mothers Away from Home

The end of my longing to visit female inmates happened when I fortunately tagged along with a fellow sister on…

Lovers’ Sanctuary

Until now I am still overwhelmed by my wonderful experience: A visit to the sanctuary of love in Blue Mosque,…

Lift the Veil!

  “Why do you cover your hair/head?” “Are you under going therapy?” “Are you a Muslim?” Others who are unaware of…

About the Blogger

Oh, Lovers! Peace be unto you. Welcome! Joy T. Wadi (JTW) is no one important. Without the Moulder, she is…