Well, Reader-land, I owe you an explanation and apology for this week. I am over my cold and my first outing will hopefully be mass tomorrow. Continue reading “What a long week”
This week has been rough, and thanks to your prayers and the support of Melanie and Jack responding to my every need, I’m still alive! Continue reading “Thank you, Reader-land”
And I’m not talking about meat. I’m talking about my soul. Don’t read if you don’t want a negative post. This one is really honest. Continue reading “Really raw”
If you don’t know that song, you are too young. And if you do know that song, you’re welcome.
Some say there is a part in the song where in the background you here a “woo!”, which is when the bassist got shocked, and they left it in. Continue reading “It’s been one week…”
I had just left mass at all Saints, turned on Elliott in the Morning, and I was driving to work at Hechts in Tysons Corner. Elliott was trying to figure out what idiot had hit the Giant Building in New York. People were calling in and they didn’t know exactly what happened, so there was the usual laughter.
Then the second plane hit. Continue reading “9/11/01”
This Sunday we had another holy hour to mark the closing of the 54 day rosary novena! And the place was packed, again!
Responsible parents kept at home because it was a school night. Continue reading “Holy hour finish!”
Normally we don’t think about our own death, do we? The Catholic Church encourages meditation on the four last things: death, judgement, Heaven, and hell. But we often forget and think it is far away. Then comes a brutal reminder of our mortality. Continue reading “Brutal reminders”