Archive for February 2016

Why I read Donna

The first time I read about sweet Donna Hornick was in 2011. I was not blogging at ChicagoNow, but I was a follower of the wonderful blog Mary Tyler Mom, (MTM) written by Donna’s mom, Shelia Quirke. Donna’s Cancer Story appeared daily during the month of September, 2011 as a way to honor Donna and... Read more »

The Power of a Valentine's Day Card

Every year I take a moment and read the Valentine’s Day card my Dad sent me when I was a freshman in college. In February, 1988, when mail wasn’t snail mail and it was the cheapest form of communication with anyone outside our campus, my sweet Dad, missing me, sent me a Valentine’s Day card.... Read more »