…around that table they shared dreams, hopes, fears and failures, loves and disappointments, illnesses and celebrations; all evoked by Nonna's intriguing personality of intuition, gentle inquisitiveness and a warm caring.
Over the years our the angels in Sagrada have been our witnesses. Today, they hold the names of thirty-six young artists, musicians & teachers who perished tragically in the Ghost Ship fire last week in our city.
Dashing across the grocery store parking lot and hoping it would be a quick in-and-out I caught sight of four men standing in a circle on the sidewalk, facing each other. Looking more closely, it was clear that - sure enough - they were holding hands, and yes, they were praying.