Life is Voluntary – Second Chances

By Henry Piarrot “Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.” -  John Lennon I began writing stories about ordinary people that I...

Life is Voluntary – The Insanity of Racism

While preparing to write my column this week, I was reminded by the calendar on my wall that today is Dr. Martin Luther King...

Life is Voluntary – Winners and Losers

During this election year, I am hearing some grumblings about the way delegates are awarded in our primaries and our Presidential Election to be...

Life is Voluntary: An All New World

By Henry Piarrot   “I am prepared to meet my Maker. Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal of meeting me is another matter.”...

Life is Voluntary – Leading by Committee

By Henry Piarrot   “Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when...

Life is Voluntary – Unlived Memories

By Henry Piarrot   "If you were going to die soon and had only one phone call to make, who would you call and what would...

Nick and Friends – Helping Fight Sarcoma Cancer with Angel Trees

One of our home town friends, Deborah Kret Shaw and her loving family, has recently suffered a devastating loss, her son Ryan passed away...

Life is Voluntary – The Golden Rule

By Henry Piarrot With all of the news coverage about the alleged child molestation at Penn State University, I have been hearing much bravado from...