Great News

I could not be more excited to find out that my team at Round Table Companies is working hard to help me spread the news of my upcoming event. This new comic book will be the most exciting thing since my first book came out for me to share with you all. The great part about this upcoming book is …

An ill child

Whenever I go to The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) to visit with the staff and doctors I have befriended over the years, I see many ill children.  I was one of those children. As I walk through the hospital, I see families with children who are being treated for numerous things that CHOP offers. Sometimes, at a glance, I …

Fighting Back

Once in a while I feel the need to get loud and bring everyone to their feet and say……”Keep up the fight”, no matter what! There are so many folks that can give into things like illness, or a bad day, or just weaken because it is easier to give up than to put up the fight. When I was …

A Flashback

I like to share different experiences from my childhood when I can. It not only helps me to talk with others, but might also help others to ponder their own problems and experiences that they have faced while dealing with a sick child or family member. I remember when I first became ill and wanted to continue playing outside with …

Sick, even on the Holidays

As a child and as an adult, I suffered my fair share of illnesses over the holidays. Let me offer this advice to you- if you or a loved one is facing illness during a family celebration or holiday–it is not the end of the world but it does put a damper on the family festivities.  All I can say is, …

New York

What a week! Going to New York has always been a treat for me. I have always enjoyed dinners at the amazing restaurants and the shows, or just walking around and taking in the sights. There is another side of this wonderful town that is simply for business and that was the reason for my most recent visit. This “business” …

Visiting a Sick Friend

I often speak of my friend Nancy who has been ill since January. The challenges Nancy is faced with have been overwhelming, even for me, someone who is used to being with people who are very, very ill. Nancy has been faced with one problem after another and without knowing what her future holds, my heart is broken when I …