Stories

Have you ever had a hero? Someone you looked up to and wanted to be like?Often someone so high in your esteem that you never dream of even getting close …

A few weeks ago, we had a special Mass to celebrate the closing of the 75th anniversary of the Congregation. The General Director presided the Mass, the choir prepared special songs, …

by Matthew Floro The bus slowly chugged its way through the verdant landscape of the Adirondack mountain ranges. I looked down at my clean polo and khaki trousers not really …

I feel a sharp prick in my hand and I awake at once.  As my eyes go in and out of focus I see what seems to be the top …

by Matthew Floro Although I never was allowed to have a toy gun of my own, toy soldiers cluttered my room, and my feet would hurt from stepping on them. …

by Jason Sprinkhuysen Christmas music poured out joyously from the kitchen, a sure sign that Molly didn’t expect me home yet. Up the stairs and past Shu’s room I tiptoed …

by Jason Sprinkhuysen As if finding out that Santa didn’t really exist wasn’t already enough to ruin a little kid’s Christmas, next year things were even worse. There was no …

by Jason Sprinkhuysen The first sign that Christmas was on its way was the appearance of the Flintstones on our front lawn. I am not sure exactly what had made …

The line is not moving at all, it is cold, and I hardly know what I am doing here. Finally I find a seat and try as best as I …

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