FiveBigQuestions

UUFE members answer the Five Big Questions.

Found You in the Yellow Pages!

UUFE’s Ann Jacobs answers the Five Big Questions and talks about roaming Europe with horses, life in The Big Apple, running the Marine Corps Marathon, and starting her own business – again.

 

Where were you raised, and how?

I was born in Baltimore then lived for the … read more.

From the safety of home to the leap of faith

UUFE’s Mary Dunlavey answers the Five Big Questions

Where were you raised, and how?

I was raised in a prison town, Attica, New York until age 10.  It was my mother’s home; my dad was a city guy from Buffalo.  It was a Leave-It-To-Beaver-type growing up.  I … read more.

On art, our kids’ lives, and our dwellings.

“Rembetiko Music” – Greek Blues, 1996

UUFE’s David Stevens meditates on the Five Big Questions and his art in wood and glass, kids and grandkids, and the secrets of home selling.

 

UU liFE:  Where were you raised, and how?

David:  I grew up in Kalamazoo, Michigan. My … read more.

First I was Catholic. Then I moved on to a sailboat.

Michele charts her own course.

UUFE’s Michele Drostin answers the Five Big Questions and tells about living on the water, schooling on the water, working on the water, moving back to the water.  And the day Eve sailed the waters and came into the world.

 

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Ken Court answers the Five Short Questions

With mere mention of his epic 28,000-mile ocean voyage, UUFE’s Ken Court tells instead of growing up with Daddy and Mimi in tidewater Virginia, Hampton Roads, and Coronado, learning tobacco cultivation from McClain the black tenant farmer, raising delphiniums and a red Duroc sow, and … read more.

How Jean-and-Jerry almost didn’t happen

UUFE’s Jean Rhian answers the Five Big Questions and tells about working with little springs and gears for the local jeweler, and with IBM mainframes for K-Mart and Ford, and how joining UU was a move to the right.  And along the way… how Jerry lost … read more.

Born With Teeth

UUFE’s Maureen Curtin answers the Five Big Questions and tells how she made up bad stuff to feel truly Catholic, and about singing with the Swing Orchestra and comedians, and riding with the UUFE Rangers.  And yes, she was born with teeth.

 

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Not “remarkable”. But I’ve traveled a lot!

UUFE’s Jamie Walter answers the Five Big Questions and tells about her life in the Maryland Judiciary, travels from Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima.  And the girls.

 

 

UU liFE:  Where were you raised, and how?

Jamie:  I was raised in Towson, MD. I was baptized Catholic, went to Catholic … read more.

Five Big Questions on the run

UU liFE  keeping up with UUFE’s Mark Walter.

 

UU liFE:  Mark, thanks for saying yes to the Five Big Questions interview.  Where are you right now?

Mark:  Right now we’re driving to the airport to catch a flight to Chicago.  Nephew’s wedding on Saturday.

Now where are you?

Sitting … read more.

Raised Catholic. (Strict Catholic.)

UUFE’s Theresa Connelly brews up coffee hour each Sunday.  And her answers to the Five Big Questions right now, here.  Straight up, no decaf.

 

UU liFE:  Where were you raised, and how?

Theresa:  I was #7 of 8 children raised in Annapolis. We were raised Catholic (strict Catholic).

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