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A Brave Mother

First in a Series: Portrait of a Brave Mother

Some people brag about their grandma’s cooking.  Not me.  In fact, I can’t remember a dish she cooked that I enjoyed.  But, I can tell you this.  My grandmother was the bravest woman on earth.  A brave mother. And, the most humble one.  She wanted no one to know of …

I am a Victim of Terrorism

I became a victim of terrorism long before the word was even coined.  My mother emigrated from the former Yugoslavia.  She was lucky enough to have survived the horrors of World War II.  Unfortunately, her Catholic father was a wealthy business owner who was dragged away by the Nazis and …

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