Archive for the ‘Children’ category

Imagination

January 11th, 2010

Have you ever heard someone tell their children to stop day dreaming? I’ve heard of parents telling their children to stop their art, music or other “frivolous” studies. They insist they should become a lawyer, a doctor, a CPA or anything other than what they are passionate about. They have drilled it into their children’s [...]

Leukemia

January 15th, 2009

While I was working with the Starlight Foundation who grants wishes for children who are terminally, conically and seriously ill, I met a family who had a five year old boy, Tyler, who had leukemia. One day when I visited him, his family hadn’t come in to visit yet and he confided in me. He asked if he [...]