Archive for January, 2014

The Legacy: Another Poem to Encourage Organ Donor Registration

The Legacy: Another Poem to Encourage Organ Donor Registration

The Legacy: Donate Life   Yesterday I posted “Have A Heart” along with a message about Bill Coon’s story.  If you didn’t read that, I encourage you to do so. (Disclaimer: Though I wrote “The Legacy,” I have not yet been an organ donor, since I am still alive, at least when I last checked! […]

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Have A Heart: Not a Valentine Heart, But a Real Heart

Have A Heart: Not a Valentine Heart, But a Real Heart

“Be a gift. Have a heart . . . your life will live again.” Over 20 years ago, a child was born with a defective heart.  Within a few days of his birth, he underwent a heart transplant, and his parents suffered and prayed and cried and hoped and hoped some more.  And thanks to […]

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Another Valentine’s Day Post

Another Valentine’s Day Post

More Valentine’s Day Information 6 million people plan on making or getting a marriage proposal on Valentine’s Day, according to the Huffington Post last year.  The Boston.CBSlocal.com site says that 2.6 million people get married each year, and 10% or 260,000 get engaged on Valentine’s Day.   Ask.com says that 220,000 couples get engaged each year […]

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