Tag Archives: Walking to Mecca

The Mecca I am Walking Towards: Is it the same one that Mohammad (PBUH) did Hajj at?

As you can see by my slowly diminishing miles, I am making progress on my walk to Mecca.  But what am I walking towards?  If you notice the current picture at the top of my blog, you will see a … Continue reading

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Muslim Perceptions & Misconceptions about the TEA Party

So I was on Facebook and encountered the following exchange (I deleted names but left the content) : Any Muslim who belongs in the Tea Party movement has not paid attention to their actions. So far, they have (1) opposed … Continue reading

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Ronald Reagan and the Hypocrites that Quote him. (i.e. Polititians, Media Mavens, Talk Show Pundits, “Religious” Leaders, and Patriotic “Amuricans” who don’t wanna follow the US Constitution when it applies to Muslims.

In case you might not realize it from my balanced view of things political, I am a long time Republican that believes in Personal Responsibility, Smaller Government, letting people decide where the money goes instead of politicians making us fund … Continue reading

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BOKO HARAM is a SIN: Who is teaching them Islam?

On my journey of Walking to Mecca, I am lucky that I do not have to pass through Nigeria.  I have 8010 miles to go and a lot of thinking to do.  As I have been listening to reports of … Continue reading

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Giving Children the Power of Islam by Aminah Assilmi

8026 miles to go to while walking to Mecca I think about a lot of things when I am walking.  Fortunately I am one of those people who can usually walk AND chew bubblegum at the same time.  I wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Burqa vs. the TSA, Rumor Mill Central, 8027 Miles to Mecca

I get tired of some of the news that is going on with regards to the TSA and pat downs.  I’ve got news for you, as a card-carrying philatelist who wears hijab, I have been searched, patted and groped for … Continue reading

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Good TSA vs. Bad Muslim Terrorists: Buzz words that make you endure an Intrusive Government Policy

8029 Miles to go to while Walking to Mecca I am glad that TSA doesn’t have to scan me or grope me on my walking trip to Mecca.  Since it is a combination of spiritual discovery/Dear Diary/and exercise program, the … Continue reading

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