Eating Disorder Hope- A beautiful Poem when you Feel world is Closing Down on You.
Holidays are a very difficult time for people who suffer from Eating Disorders. Depression, anxiety, insomnia, restlessness, panic all sets in. I have received many messages from people crying out for help. Some are in living in fear that they are relapsing and the demon of Eating Disorder is back with its evil whispers, some are living under the shadow of their Eating Disorder and some are battling Eating Disorder with anxiety, panic, family troubles and relationship problems. With this menacing mental illness, we often feel world is closing down on us. Please don’t despair, there is hope out there. I found this amazing poem that I would like to share with you. Inshallah this beautiful poem will make you feel better after reading it.
Oh Allah ! I told You I’m in pain
You said: “do not despair of the mercy of Allah.” (Al-Quran 39:53)
I told You nobody knows what is in my heart
You said: “Verily, in the remembrance of Allah do hearts find rest.” (Al-Quran 13:28)
I told You many people hurt me
You said: “So pardon them and ask forgiveness for them” (Al-Quran 3:1)
I told You I feel I’m alone
You said: “We are closer to him than [his]jugular vein.” (Al-Quran 50:16)
I told You my sins are so many
You said: “and who can forgive sins except Allah?” (Al-Quran 3:135)
I told You do not leave me
You said: “So remember Me; I will remember you.” (Al-Quran 2:152)
I told You I’m facing a lot of difficulties in life
You said: “And whoever fears Allah, He will make for him a way out.” (Al-Quran 65:2)
I told You oh Lord ! I need hope
You said: “Indeed, with hardship [will be]ease.” (Al-Quran 94:6)
I told You I have many dreams
You said: “Call upon Me; I will respond to you.” (Al-Quran 40:60)
I told You to give me just little but for sure, Oh my Rabb! You Are The Best, you gave me everything.. Alhamdulillah.. And Now May I, Oh Allah, be among those who have succeeded.. Allahumma Ameen!