Tuesday, April 12, 2011
We all have things we can complain about, but sometimes it takes the innocence of youth to be able to reach our jaded hearts and bring us back to center; Brennan is such a child. I understand how scary it is to have cancer only as an adult, I have no point of reference as to how it would be as a boy only ten years old, but I can tell you it scares the Hell out of you. Even still, Brennan is found smiling in photo after photo living in the moment and inspiring people all around the world, let alone the country.
Take one moment to watch this video and forget whatever you have going on in your life, then when you are done watching see if you still have the same perspective. Thank you God for the little ones and the love they bring us; this is the single thing that makes life itself worth all the trouble it can be.
Friday, April 08, 2011
|Photo by John Hosty|
Paul McMahon was taken by leukemia on Thursday, March 31. He was 78.Click here for more
He was known as the other half of Ralph Hodgdon and for their long term relationship of 55 years. A film documentary by Vincent Apruzzese was made on them called 50 Years, which premiered in Provincetown, of course.
Paul and Ralph met in Central Park in New York in 1955. A week later they exchanged gold rings and moved into a studio apartment on the East Side, a block from Bloomingdales where Ralph worked. The rent was $14.00 a week, which they split...