Category Archives: News of Courage

The Courage to teach from the heart

Captain Bill Cannata of the Westwood Massachusetts Fire Department could be considered courageous simply because of the job he does day-in and day-out keeping his community safe.  But, as the father of an autistic son, Bill saw the need to … Continue reading

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A young girls courage to give

Rachel Beckwith was fast approaching her 9th birthday and had one wish, to have all of her friends donate $9 each to a charity that would bring wells and fresh water to villages that had none.  It was her goal … Continue reading

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Nurse and patient share a special bond

Clay Taber was just 23, and a new college graduate, when he learned that his kidneys were shutting down.  “I was in the grocery store when my phone rang,” said Clay’s mother, Sandra Taber, in a press release.  “It was … Continue reading

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One Lovely Blog Award

I am thrilled and humbled to have been given the One Lovely Blog Award by two wonderful bloggers.  Lauren creates some amazing poetry at http://lscotthoughts.com and Kate continues to share her encouraging words and ideas at http://believeanyway.wordpress.com–  thanks to you … Continue reading

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Never go through life saying “I should have”

Everyday courage can be found in the small things in life– sticking up for a friend, standing up for your convictions, or taking the time to help someone in need.  Then there are the events that muster the courage of … Continue reading

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Kathy’s Angels

For those navigating the stress, fear and financial burden of cancer treatment, something as simple as getting to the doctor’s office can be difficult.  For some, when treatment is far from home, they have no option but to miss life-saving … Continue reading

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Versatile Blogger Award 2012

What a great way to start 2012! I was nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by a wonderful poet and blogger Laura Scott of LScott Poetry. This award is given to bloggers, by bloggers (another reason I love the blogging … Continue reading

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