Monthly Archives: August 2007

Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans Funerals

It is now almost two years to the day since hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans and surrounding areas with such devastating force in August 2005. I am still shaken by the fact that I was in New Orleans giving a … Continue reading

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From Darkness to Light

“..what a humiliation for me when someone standing next to me heard a flute in the distance, and I heard nothing, or someone heard a shepherd singing, and again I heard nothing. Such incidents drove me almost to despair; a … Continue reading

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Blues Ain’t Necessarily Blue

“My whole life has been happiness. Through all the misfortunes…I did not plan anything. Life was there for me and I accepted it.” Louis Armstrong. The word “blues” or feeling blue is, for many people, inseparable from feeling sad and … Continue reading

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