Every generation has a “Where Were You When” moment, this was ours. The date is forever etched in our memories, in our history. When we talk about 9/11 we all take that slight pause, that inhale of breath as we remember what that day meant for us.
15 years ago today, 2,996 people went to work…
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In the summer of 2041, 71-year-old Diane O’Connor invites Friar Antonio Ortiz to her home in Queens. The reason is nothing short of mysterious: she has a request for him, which entails giving him a letter and a recording…Continue
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Out of tragedies come heroes and miracles…
At 9:59 a.m. on September 11, 2001, Diane O’Connor’s life as a firefighter’s wife changes forever, shattering her faith. Four decades later, a note still hangs on her kitchen cabinet in Queens,…
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I am so happy My Birthday Is September, and Other Short Stories is on Amazon top 100-best selling list again. The paperback copy stayed on the list for three weeks when it was first published in September.
After having taught middle school for 17 years, I understand what teens go through…Continue
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Large clouds of smoke were darkening the sky and screams of pain, fear and helplessness were deafening the big apple. It was chaos: Nobody knew what was happening. A cold intense fear spread across the city and on the faces of the people when they realized they were under attack; terrorists had infiltrated the country. That heartbreaking tragedy had awakened the world on September 11, 2001.
Today, I am watching the program, “9/11: Ten Years Later” with my baby. I can’t…Continue
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Check out the newest review of my book, on top of that the book ranked # 30 this morning and is now # 50.
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The 10th anniversary of September 11 is this Sunday. My 12 year old son was 2 on that fateful day, and unfortunately watched the towers fall on TV while I tried to reach loved ones in New York and…Continue
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