2013 - Anse's Blogs

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2013

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 31, 2014 New Year’s eve brings with it myriads of women who promise themselves 1500 calorie lives, and dozens of...
2013 - Anse's Blogs

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2013

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2013 The Prophet ﷺ said, “A single faqīh (learned one in religion) is more brutal to Shaytān than one...
2013 - Anse's Blogs

Find Your Voice

‘My sisters, my daughters, my friends – find your voice,’ Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf said after collecting her Nobel...
2013 - Anse's Blogs

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2013

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2013 • 12:00 AM An ear of corn holds so many kernels that each bite pulls out numerous milky pouches from the...
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TUESDAY, DECEMBER 24, 2013

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 24, 2013 There is a whisper first. Then the whisper grows into a quiet hum, the hum into an audible sound. A...
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TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2013

TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2013 • 12:00 AM Anytime you wonder how big your round dining room table is, all you have to do is take the...
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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2013

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 2013 • 12:00 AM It is Thanksgiving week in the USA and thus we are all thinking about what it means to be...
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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2013

When the Prophet ﷺ buried Fatima bt. Asad, he prayed for her and called her ‘my mother’. There were many reasons for this, not the...
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TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2013

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 2013 • 12:00AM When I was young, my parents would show home movies every once in a while. It meant the digging...
2013 - Anse's Blogs

The Fresh Breeze of 1435

The first leaf that turns bright purple, the first snowflake that falls, and the first bright yellow daffodil that peeks its way out of...