by Judy Atchinson
A Daily Gazette community blog
QUEST leader's wanderings and musings
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014
Zoe, our cat that we found on the streets, was not just beautiful on the outside, but had a deep and passionate inner respect and joy for life. It was as if she knew time was short and she had a lot of catching up to do.
Friday, Jan. 24, 2014
A different take on gangs, appreciating help around the holidays, and pondering the future of the city's youth programs.
Monday, Dec. 23, 2013
OK, all you high rollers out there, I have a family with 4 children ages 14 months, 8 years, 11 years and 16 years. No Christmas for them. No tree, no presents, no turkey or ham and no beds. We need your help.
Friday, Dec. 6, 2013
I will never forget this day, this sunny cold day in November, when my family met and increased 100-fold.
Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013
On bullying, poverty, violence, billboards, Lou Reed and more.
Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013
Let's talk about violence and street fighting in this city and beyond.
Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013
This is one of my hero/heroine blogs -- so many people out there doing amazing things but doing it so quietly you may not even notice.
Friday, Oct. 4, 2013
A long-lost cousin surfaced recently.
Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013
Walking along the beach in Nova Scotia I feel the immensity of life, quiet and solitude.
Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013
School test scores in Schenectady were so frightening that we really have to address them.