"Janina Stankiewicz Chung deserves the utmost respect to voice her painful experience to the world, a terrifying reminder of a personal journey in the battle for survival, under the most deplorable conditions known to mankind. The author describes the cold, harsh reality of prison, starvation, and abuse. She not only captures the horror and cruelty that swept through concentration camps, during this dark chapter in history, but conveys how unconditional love became the power of faith and perseverance to survive." ~ Geri Ahearn
Reminiscent of Dr. Zhivago, Janina Stankiewicz Chung tells the epic story of how her family lived through the horrors of World War II and how it was their faith that saw them through. Steve Kiltonic sat down with Janina at her home in Chicopee.
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"To live a flourishing life is to live an examined life. To do so, you begin by exploring, recognizing, and understanding the habits and attitudes that serve you, and those that do not serve you. And then, step-by-step, you make a determined effort to change those attitudes and behaviors by developing a doable action plan." - Rita Schiano
August 6, 2013 - Boston, MA - Guest Speaker -- Managing Streass Through Resilience. - Edwards, Wildman, Palmer, LLP.(Rita Schiano)
June 22, 2013 -- Webster, MA -- Guest Speaker -- "On Being a 21st Century Author." Booklovers' Gourmet, 55 East Main Street. 2:00 p.m. To register, call 508-949-6232. (Rita Schiano)
June 19, 2013 - Holyoke, MA -- Book Discussion, Senior Center, 1:00 p.m.(Janina Chung)
Where's Herbie? Jenny Mackenzie has produced a funny, touching and unforgettable documentary featuring Herbie Loveitt, who is still tending his traps in Five Islands 2 or 3 days a week at 92 years old.