Prayers and Vitamins

Prayers are like vitamins and vitamins are like prayers. I vaguely remember taking One-A-Day vitamins as a child.  You had to swallow them quickly and were in for a nasty surprise if you inadvertently bit into the small pill before you swallowed it.  I clearly remember saying prayers every night as a child kneeling next […]


There will always be a soft spot in my heart for Jim Boeheim and the Syracuse Men’s Basketball Team.  Growing up in basketball-crazed Massachusetts during the Red Auerbach, Bill Russell and John Havlicek days of the Boston Celtics, I followed Jim Boeheim and Dave Bing during their playing years at Syracuse, and I returned to […]