A Few Positive Words about Death

by Melannie Svoboda SND on October 28, 2013

Soon we will be entering the month of November, a rather melancholy month for me. Where I live the days are getting shorter, temperatures are dropping, the trees are almost bare, and we’ve already experienced the annual shock of our first snowfall. Adding to the melancholy is Halloween. (I know, kids love this day because […]

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The Old House Next Door

by Melannie Svoboda SND on September 24, 2012

This past week they tore down the old house next door. It was a dilapidated white house that hadn’t been lived in for at least thirty years, maybe more. Although some people came faithfully every week to mow the lawn, the house itself was not taken care of. A few years ago, the roof began […]

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