Read short stories and discover how the little things in life really matter.
A young man was sitting on a park bench, with his head in his hands, feeling desperate. He was not sure how much longer he could go on.
During a recent visit to Mornese, while I was relaxing in the Hazelnut Grove behind the house, my attention was drawn to the nuts scattered on the ground
Maria Domenica Mazzarello wisely advises: “God will not ask if we have done as much as someone else, but if we have used all the gifts we have.
You and Jesus are walking along a path together. For a good part of the way the footprints of Jesus are alongside yours, but His are clear
A high range of mountains with an abundance of glaciers and rivers, marked the border between two countries.
Once upon a time twins were conceived in the womb. Weeks passed and the babies grew. As their awareness grew, their joy increased.
Little Sarah had graduated from the high chair to taking her first steps, taking her share of tumbles and grazed knees like all babies.
One day a poor boy was trying to pay his college fees by selling tissues and other items of little value from door to door.
A group of young managers who had just finished a week's refresher course, were running along the corridors of the airport.
A short time before Christmas the teacher asked her class two questions: "Who among you considers themselves poor?"
Every night before going to bed little Sarah climbed onto her father's knee and begged him to read a story for her.
A king fell head over heals in love with a poor but beautiful girl of the people. He ordered that she be brought to his palace
Once upon a time a saintly monk called Pachomius wanted to know the meaning of life and, every day, he meditated on the Word of God and the writings of wise.
Three women got talking with a very wise old man as they were coming out of the supermarket one day.
Maria was a very happy young princess. She loved meeting people and chatting with them. Wherever she went she was always made welcome and people made a great fuss of her.
Once upon a time there was a very powerful old emperor in China. One day he made a solemn promise