NZ Life

September 3, 2012

In Memoriam: Hugo Guidi

On Thursday, August 30th, one week after dad’s passing, we held dad’s memorial service at St. Matthews Church in Lake Worth, Florida. We endured a long week of preparations and coordination:  visits to the funeral home to order prayer cards and flowers;  scheduling two priests, two interpreters, the singer, and […]
August 29, 2012

R.I.P. Hugo Guidi: April 20, 1931 – August 23, 2012

My dear sweet father passed away peacefully last Thursday, August 23rd, after a short illness with cancer. He was 81. I have been in Florida since July 23rd and have been blessed to been able to be with him during his last weeks of life. My sister, mom, and I […]
July 5, 2008

I Am Becoming

I love airports and I love flying. It’s peaceful to me. No one can find me. I sit. Still. Contemplate. Read. Thoughts that have been hidden deep inside are allowed to emerge into consciousness. Ideas surface. My mind floats along with the clouds. I can be one. One of my […]
April 17, 2008

In Memoriam: Antoinette “Nettie” Mastocciolo Santora, February 26, 1912 – April 12, 2008

It’s a sad week for my family and I as our dearly beloved matriarch of the family, my grandmother, passed away last Saturday. She died peacefully in her sleep at the lovely age of 96. Although we knew her time was close and we’d had months to prepare (she’d fallen […]