bamboo fun.

Assalamualaikum w.b.t. My blog looks so darn bland without pictures. And I claim to be a visual person. Hmph. So here is one. I would like to introduce y’all to my tablet. A tablet I bought waaaay before iPads and Galaxy Tabs were invented. It’s a Wacom Bamboo Fun. It’s nameless (I can never maintain […]

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recent updates #2

Assalamualaikum w.b.t. Registered for driving school, FINALLY, and will be taking the computerised test this Saturday Insya Allah. Pray for me! Received the five plain canvas bags I bought online — yay! Will get my hands dirty soon. Niexter stuff seems to be going okay so far, being the editor definitely requires a lot of […]

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busy.

Assalamualaikum w.b.t.   The truth is, I miss being busy with creative projects. Yes, I am at home every day with too much free time and tons of art supplies and virtually limitless internet connection. But it’s hard for me to generate new ideas when there is no pressure. I like pressure when it comes […]

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recent updates #1

Assalamualaikum w.b.t. I found the charger for my video camera so I’ve been filming joyfully ever since. I’ve been getting better at reading the Qur’an ever since I’ve been going to regular lessons. It took me a few weeks to finish Surah at-Taubah alone, but it makes me happy that I didn’t rush through it […]

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cartoons and violence.

Assalamualaikum w.b.t.   You know what really disappoints me? The lack of Malay Muslims caring about the Charlie Hebdo attacks. Do they realise our Islam, our Prophet s.a.w., and our Ummah, is being humiliated throughout the world? Do they think #KillAllMuslims is trending on Twitter for fun?  On the day the attacks happened, I went on […]

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strangers.

Assalamualaikum w.b.t.   This is a hadith I’ve been loving for a few years now.   On the authority of Abdullah ibn Umar (ra), who said: The Messenger of Allah (saw) took me by the shoulder and said, “Be in this world as though you were a stranger or a wayfarer.” And Ibn Umar (ra) […]

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