Overcoming Challenges

How we deal with the challenges life presents us defines who we are. Read stories of how our writers persevered to overcome difficult challenges.

Weathering Life’s Storms by Mike Roberts

I was born in Detroit, MI on April 4, 1956 and when I was seven, we moved to Southfield, a suburb. I went off to college at Central Michigan University and earned a degree in Broadcast Journalism. It was there I met a young lady named Anne who would become my wife.  Later, I went […]

In Pursuit of Dreams

“If I can do it, you can do it!” This was Marian Brickner’s response when she was asked what message she wanted to give to people just before she headed to France to fulfill her dream. This 77-year-old