Fiction: Critical Moments

Death grabbed hold of my son’s body. Its power lingered over his head, attending ‎without ‎permission, bringing chaos, inspiring awe, and spreading a sense of ‎anxiety and alarm. It ‎demonstrated its ‎inexorable strength as my four-year-‎old child ‎made a temporary visit to the otherworld before Allah answered my invocations.‎ That day began as a sunny, […]