The Empty Chair by Khudeja Pochee
Everyone deals with tragedy in different ways. What do you do when life deals you double whammy and both your beloved parents depart this earthly abode within a short time of each other?In the case of Khudeja Pochee, editor of the Muslim Woman magazine, solace and closure started in the form of writing. this book details her journey through the loss of the rocks in her life and shows how steadfastness of faith can provide a guiding light. Khudeja vividly sketches out the grief that threatened to submerge her in the Empty Chair. But this is not only a story of loss. It is a wonderful memoir to Khudeja’s parents. Little titbits of the legacies left by her parents provide her book with a touching edge that will leave the reader with a wistful smile.