The Last Thirteen

It’s my job to teach reading.  It is my pleasure to help children learn to love books.  That is truly the more difficult task.  I want to interest my students in good books, so when I hear about a book that is popular with them, I try to find out why it is appealing.  The … Continue reading The Last Thirteen

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The Autobiography of St. Therese of Lisieux

“My God! I love you!” - Last words of St. Therese of Lisieux On September 30, 1897, Therese Martin, Sr. Therese of the Child Jesus, quitted her 24-year-old body and entered into eternity. The “Little Flower,” (a name she called herself which became emblematic of her relationship with the great gardener, God) was the ninth … Continue reading The Autobiography of St. Therese of Lisieux