would you do if one of your children had less than a year to live? That was the
challenge that faced Frank Biehl when his eldest son, Tom, was diagnosed with
inoperable cancer. Just 25 years old, Tom was a bright young man with a
promising future that was about to be cut short. Like many parents, Frank’s
relationship with Tom had challenges of its own, moments of misunderstanding.
Can he somehow bridge the gaps of the past
before it's too late?
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say life never gives us more than we can handle... that whatever doesn’t
break us, only makes us stronger. We’ve heard it said a thousand times, and yet
it’s really true. Just ask Brooks and Jean Davis. They spent 12 years helping
their youngest son, Ron, overcome addiction. They'd just overcome this tragedy when
suddenly they were dealt another. How many times can one’s spirit be tested before it is
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Based on a popular course taught by Dr.
Barad at Indiana State University,
Ethics of Star Trek uses the actions of Captains Kirk,
Picard, Sisko and Janeway as a model to
illustrate classic philosophy and timeless ethical precepts to a general
Dad Story," a vignette about a seminal moment
in my relationship with my
father that occurred as I was writing The Fugitive
among the 101 stories featured in the New York Times bestselling anthology
Chicken Soup for the Writer's Soul,
while "A Glass of Lemonade," a
short but powerful memoir that I co-wrote with Vincent Luong and Mary Gardner,
A Sixth Bowl of Chicken Soup for the Soul.