Re-Born on the 4th of July

Independence Day has special meaning for me this year. I was always in such a hurry to grow up, and prove I didn’t need anyone – I could do it all on my own.

Julie Anne in a rush to be independent

Then heart surgery quickly followed… Keep Reading »

WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM MY FRIENDS

I have experienced dizzying joy and success in life, and known what it feels like to lose my way and suffer great loss. I learned how to pick myself up and start over again. I didn’t and couldn’t have done it alone…I did it with… Keep Reading »