Except a man wants to form unrealistically big, or that in his veins runs animal, not human blood, informing the wife of the incoming of another woman isn't always easy. The love they both share; the murderous hardships the...
When I joined the girl-only school I currently work as a teacher, my students found me extremely strange. That's because of my trousers that would flow above my ankles, and I was the only staffer with such a dress...
Except he has his principle compromisingly softened, or as otherwise willed by the Creator, an untidy, unorganized woman can never last with a man whose penchant for tidiness and organisation of the home is second to none. Some women are...
A man approached me after Salāh on a Jumu'ah day to inquire about the permissibility or otherwise of ẹ̀wààbejì (beans for a set of twins). That just reminded me of how, long time ago, women used to flood the...
In the UK, USA, KSA etc., a newborn is named before the mother is discharged from the hospital. This I reliably gathered from friends scattered all over diaspora. They said for every child born, the country's demographic data is...
On a Saturday morning she was delivered of a bouncing baby girl, and indelible indeed was the nine-month rigour of pregnancy and the one-day labour ordeal. A few days later, the husband announced Sunday (the 7th day) as the...
The amīrah (Muslim prefect), her deputy (who doubled as the assistant headgirl of the school) and a concerned Muslim colleague of theirs paid the principal a rare visit to request the use of hijāb on their uniform. Rather than...
I knew a man. Anything under skirt, irrespective of the age, was succulent to feast on. That, to him, was one of the things that defined worldly enjoyments. This he would shamelessly do not minding that those women had...
"If what a prophet proclaims in the name of the Lord does not take place, or come true, that is a message that the Lord has not spoken." Deuteronomy 18:22. The night of December 31st is usually greeted with prophecies...
It was Salāh time. The boy nearest to the mic - as habitual of me - was charged with the iqāmah. His corresponding countenance depicted rejection but I rather looked away. So he could not but do it as...

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