The Nun’s Story

Outside a small Macedonian village a lone Catholic nun keeps a quiet watch over a silent convent. She is the last caretaker of this site of significant historical developments, spanning more than 2,000 years. When Sister Maria Cyrilla of the Order of the Perpetual Watch dies, the convent of St. Elias will be closed by […]

Relaxing on the Beach

A man and his wife are on vacation on a remote Caribbean island. The man is lying under a palm tree relaxing in the shade when his wife walks over. “Honey,” she says, “let’s go snorkeling now. There are many fascinating sea creatures for us to see.” To this he replies, “With fronds like these, […]