Being raised Catholic, I remember my CCD (Confraternity of Christian Doctrine) days. My mom would pick us up religiously (pun intended) every Wednesday for religious instruction. We would be dropped off and for an entire hour we were immersed in religious studies in preparation for communion, then finally confirmation. I remember my mother saying, “When […]
Taking The Leap a Year Ago….
A year ago, on June 1st 2012 I wrote my first post right here on my very own platform. It took me some time to really think it through and finally work up the courage to write it. Why courage? I have been writing for years in insolation, only those who know me, know that […]
Keeping Faith Alive Through Cancer
Watching the story of Robin Roberts and her battle with cancer makes me look back on my father’s battle with colon cancer. It brings back so many raw memories that remain with me till this very day. My dad passed away in June of 1999 and it took me a long time for those words […]