Skip to main content

Posts

Featured

Thoughts on Marriage

23 years ago today, I attended Mass in the morning, but I have zero recollection of that particular Mass on the Feast of the Immaculate Conception.  I know I went 23 years ago because I was way too anxious to go in the evening: I had a wedding rehearsal to attend.  
23 years ago, the sky was sunny and still, shadows beginning to fall in a foretaste of the impending storm.  I spent some time at the nail salon that afternoon, only to smudge a finger while trying to hoist up a string of lights and losing my balance in the early evening.  I remember being frustrated, not because the nail wasn’t perfect, but because everyone around me assumed I was interested in every single detail and kept asking if I liked it - I honestly didn’t care.  I recall saying just that: “I don’t care” because the important stuff was coming the next morning. 
23 years ago, people woke up to grey, windy skies, ice sluicing across the roadways and lots. I was oblivious to all of the travel travails except for one pho…

Latest Posts

Kitchen Craze

Rescuers

Notes

Life and Transitions...

Steel-Toes

Joyful News

St. John Bosco

BB's and Nunchucks

Capstones

Tic Tock