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Ronny Michel, Author at L'Observateur

Opinion

Preparations can bring peace

Ready or not, we’re in the midst of Hurricane Season. If I take the advice of the experts, I’ll prepare now, before the threat of ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, August 25, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Plug into the power of God

My husband Michael intercepted my walk to the garbage can. I held a cordless vacuum I loved (Well, as much as you can love an ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, August 18, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Stop looking at the others

Just when I thought swim season was over, one of my granddaughters signed up for her school’s swim team, and three granddaughters will enroll in ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, August 11, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Baby blankets hold legacy of love

I gently lifted pastel blankets from their plastic bin and looked at the crocheted edging for a long time before I dared glide my fingers ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Memories are precious & valuable

The beach. It’s one of my favorite places to pray and ponder, sit and sleep, read and write. It’s also the place I’ve avoided for ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Don’t forget the main part

Every summer I’m visited by a scene from the past when my daughter Victoria was 5 years old. Having taught her to swim the year ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, July 21, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Always speak from the heart

I’m awake early every morning, and as soon as I finish a one-hour walk/therapy session with a group of friends I’m carrying a cup of ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, July 14, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

The sacrifice for freedom

It was 245 years ago when 56 men gathered to sign the Declaration of Independence. The youngest was 26 years old and the oldest, Ben ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, June 30, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Marriages & the test of time

When I was younger – late teens and early twenties – I would cry at weddings. The beautiful dresses, flowers and vows would bring me ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, June 23, 2021 12:00 am

Opinion

Thank you to our fathers

Happy Father’s Day…. …to fathers who work to provide for their children, then volunteer at school, church and in the community. May their diligent example ... Read more

by Ronny Michel, Wednesday, June 16, 2021 12:00 am

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