2017 - Anse's Blogs - Anse’s Blogs 2017

A Good Ending | Part 1

The Cherokee say, “When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you...
2017 - Anse's Blogs - Anse’s Blogs 2017

Bridges!

Are you tired? Do your bones, heart and sinew ache with hurt for humanity? Are you making furtive glances over at the Muslim corner,...
2016 - Anse's Blogs

Statement in support of the people of Flint, Michigan

Statement in support of the people of Flint, Michigan Since April 2014, pregnant women, infants, strong men, bright teenagers and...
2015 - Anse's Blogs

A Leader has a LAP

I am honored to speak in front of an audience of God Lovers. We are each a sign of the absolute truth of Divine goodness as we have all...
2013 - Anse's Blogs

Introduction to Ribaat

The Arabic word “ribaat” in its origin means to stand at the frontline of danger against the enemy of God and to stand in such a way as...
2013 - Anse's Blogs

Lean In – Our Feminist Manifesto

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم، والحمد لله رب العالمين، والصلاة والسلام على خاتم...
2013 - Anse's Blogs

Seasons of Sabr

In Kindergarten teachers teach the seasons. They tell children that summer is hot and sunny, and that it is a time of play and fun. Autumn...
2012 - Anse's Blogs

Ramadan

Dear Rabata Sisters, It has been a year since we last met. I hope you have been well. I will be arriving in a few days, and I’m...
2012 - Anse's Blogs

A Good Ending | Part 2

The Debt of Prayer and Husn al Khitām: When I was a young girl, the day before a road trip was always ‘library day’. It was the day...