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From Erie to Ohio to NYC toward Peace

A preface to my evolving story

The product of a Catholic girlhood, touched by the Benedictine sisters of Erie, Pennsylvania, and raised by two loving and spiritual but not perfect parents, I have had a life which has focused on service. It hasn't been easy, but with God's help I have grown and contributed and helped raise two great kids to adulthood. More spiritual than religious, I know that I am blessed and I wish to bless others whom I touch and to assist in the healing of the world: that means peace, justice and nonviolence -- and love, real love, agape. Read my blog for more insights into the life of the woman who is Kate Anne.

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Sharing peace with my friends and the world and furthering it in myself is imperative. I truly know that together we must and can change the world. Onward, progressive peace friends!

Seeking Personal Peace in the Virgin Islands
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On the Dollarcorn with Doyle and Parker


Finding time for oneself is essential. In January 2004, I traveled on the Norwegian Dawn to the Caribbean. I know I shall return there again for more sailing and scuba diving in St. Thomas, but also to the lush rain forests of beautiful Dominica -- still unspoiled. [Dear God, protect them from a superabundance of environmentally incorrect US tourists. Thank you. Amen.]

Seeking peace by water I find very effective. Thanks to my brother Gregory, I have escaped NYC bustle at his beach home along the Delaware coast. Enjoy the current moment at the shore:

Bethany Beach's Shore Camera

Below: Kate Anne, Freddy Ferrer (Former NYC Mayoral Candidate), and Sunnyside Foundation President Dorothy Morehead at the March 11, 2004, fundraiser for Assemblymember Cathy Nolan at Dazie's Restaurant.
Jimmy Van Bramer's Fundraiser 05-15-05
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Center: Jimmy, Dorothy, Cong. Joe Crowley (tall!), me

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Below: The August 29th NYC March Against the Bush Agenda -- Kate Anne wearing glasses and in pinned hat with WQIDC friends Liivia Westervelt, Jane Levy, Joan Pagan (holding rainbow flag), Emily and her dad Mark Crawford Leavitt AND the doves from Astorians for Peace and Justice.

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"We must be the change we wish to see
in the world." -- Mahatma Gandhi

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