HCA blankets Haiti with love and support

Hollywood celebrities, professional athletes and everyday citizens are banding together to help earthquake victims in Haiti, but for students in Pompano Beach, the tragedy has hit home – literally. That’s why they are doing their part to aid those in need. Highlands Christian Academy, a private Christian school, has a considerable Haitian student population, as […]

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Never lose hope

I have a Christmas cactus on my desk in my office. My sister gave it to me in December of 2007. At the time, it was in full bloom. Little pink flowers graced the green leafs.               Months of neglect did not bode well for my little cactus. Turns […]

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It’s not heart surgery

                Many years ago, I worked as an administrative assistant for a man named John. John was imposing in both physical appearance and in personality. When he was happy, everyone was happy. But when he was upset, he’d use his loud, booming voice, and I think we were […]

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Confessions of an unashamed tattle-tale

I may have overreacted, but then again calling the police wasn’t my idea. The office manager insisted. And when the police came to check out the situation, I had no idea their guns would be drawn, and they’d be in full assault mode.  <!–break–>   Here’s what happened: I came home at lunchtime to let […]

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