Category Personal Stories

Rubies

Thad & Sharon Senior Prom
  See that girl? One bitter cold October Friday night, as a newly minted High School senior, I was ecstatic at the prospects of my first school dance of the season. “See that girl,” said my friend Leonard, “she’s really…

The Apology

Men shake hands at business meeting
In 1981, my bride Sharon and I were two wondering wandering Catholics searching for spiritual insights. We had recently moved from Denver, Colorado to Orange County, California with two little boys, and a third on the way. I had a…

Incarcerated

Handcuffed man behind prison bars
Will a door be opened?   Matthew 7:7-8 Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.  For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the…

The Silver Fox

Retro Style Toy Racing Bike in a living room
Life can sometimes be viewed by what vehicles are owned   “She is a beauty.”  She, was my first car in High School, the first of many, and no less a ’57 Chevy.  Now the car was a little rough…