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Inspiring Hope: One Story at a Time

Inspiring Hope: One Story at a Time

Global Book Launch  (Nov. 25 – Dec 13, 2013) A pair of rocking chairs and two good quilts are the secret to a happy marriage. At least that’s what a New Brunswick maritimer claims in a read more

AHS Moves On…

AHS Moves On…

(Post by GARY DOI) It’s moving time. Not as in relocating but as in moving on. Yes, AHS (A Hopeful Sign), the blog devoted to sharing hopeful stories, images and videos will be shutting down. After two years of developing and managing read more

Our Journey of Lessons Travelling in Southeast Asia

Our Journey of Lessons Travelling in Southeast Asia

Photo: Child begging for money from her little “boat”, a pot (Siem Reap, Cambodia) (Post by AIMEE LEDEWITZ WEINSTEIN) I never doubt that my kids are indeed children of privilege, which is not necessarily bad, because the important read more

I Have a Friend with Autism

I Have a Friend with Autism

Karen is a mom of a 6 year old with autism (Post by KAREN VELEZ) I had never met the woman who was going to give the presentation to the class.  I saw the Power Point read more

Commemorating the 3/11 Tohoku Earthquake Disaster

Commemorating the 3/11 Tohoku Earthquake Disaster

(Post by AIMEE LEDEWITZ WEINSTEIN) “After a major disaster, physical and emotional healing co-exist,” explains Sophia Slater. “One can’t exist without the other.”  To some adults, this might seem like common sense, but Sophia Slater is read more

Ian Plant’s Top 5 Resolutions for the New Year

Ian Plant’s Top 5 Resolutions for the New Year

“Red Dawn”—Isle of Lewis, Scotland, United Kingdom.   (Post by Ian Plant) The New Year is upon us, a time for past reflection and future resolve. Everyone feels that urge to put their mistakes behind them, read more

Season’s Greetings to AHS Visitors & Contributors

Season’s Greetings to AHS Visitors & Contributors

As the 2012 year comes to a close, there is no time more fitting to say “Thank You” to our readers and contributors of AHS. Thank you for the support you have given us throughout the year read more

Canadian Author & Storyteller Nina Munteanu Launches Her Latest Book

Canadian Author & Storyteller Nina Munteanu Launches Her Latest Book

(Post by Gary Doi)   “The Last Summoner” is a historical time travel fantasy SF book written by Canadian ecologist and internationally published novelist Nina Munteanu. AHS readers may know of Nina’s work as she is a regular contributor to read more

You Gotta Have Hope

You Gotta Have Hope

Feature Photo: Aimee’s grandmother & grandfather, 1994 (Post by AIMEE LEDEWITZ WEINSTEIN) When I finished college, I got a plum job right in downtown New York City.  Of course, being my first job out of school, read more

Happy Anniversary to “A Hopeful Sign”

Happy Anniversary to “A Hopeful Sign”

(Post by GARY DOI) It was only a year ago (May 9, 2011 to be exact) when I launched the blog, A Hopeful Sign (AHS).  It was without fanfare or celebration, a soft launch to ensure that things read more