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A Precious Pearl

A Precious Pearl

A Precious Pearl   1 A Precious Pearl Patricia Keane “He belonged completely to God, and even in the darkness, he shined. Sin never divided his heart; such was his fidelity to the sacraments, Holy Mass and the Rosary”, I explained to the Fr PJ Summers the priest who would attend to our uncle’s funeral….

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Mary my Mother

Mary my Mother

Mary my Mother   1 Mary my Mother by Patricia Keane Recently I met up with a journalist named Gloria who writes for a religious magazine.  Within moments of chatting it was obvious that Gloria had read my book, Journey Of Ten Thousand Smiles. “I hope you don’t mind me saying this, but you don’t…

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25 Years On – Still Longing to go Home

25 Years On – Still Longing to go Home

1 The real truth of displacement lies far beneath the headlines Forced Displacement from Vukovar Lydia was visiting her mother in the house that the Irish charity Rebuild for Bosnia built for the family after they were ethnically cleansed from a town called Kakanj about an hour north of the capital city of Sarajevo. It…

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