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Entries by Paul LaRosa from 12/2012

The Fine Art of Appreciation

| Posted 12.03.2012 | Healthy Living

I've thought about this for a long time now. If there's one great thing about growing up without a lot of money or status, it's that everything you achieve in life is a bonus -- if you have the right attitude. At least, that's how I feel about it.

Why Does the Catholic Hierarchy Want to Close Sonia Sotomayor's Grammar School?

| Posted 12.05.2012 | Education

In the last couple of weeks, the Archdiocese, as it does nearly every year, released its hit list of schools that it deems expendable come June unless those schools come up with a lot of money and good arguments about why they should not be shuttered.

The Comfort of Growing Older

| Posted 12.14.2012 | Healthy Living

When I was in the 20s and 30s, a million questions filled my head -- would I get married, have kids, could I make a career out of writing, would I be promoted, would they like what I've written, would I lose my job, buy a house? All that noise made it tough to see the forests from the trees.