(PDF) [The Ladies of Loretto]

Any things that captured the Loretto spirit or the sisterhood that I hope to recapture uring the events for the centennial celebration in the upcoming monthsYour honesty candour and humour were greatly appreciated I The Gnostic Religion definitely admire the fact that you are a published author and ultimately followed and fulfilled one of your passions writing This book is timeless I made several connections to it and our girls today could learn about their history and wouldefinitely be able to relateThis book will Computational Molecular Biology: An Algorithmic Approach (Computational Molecular Biology) definitely be a resource that I will share with the current and future Ladies of LorettoMy sincerest thanks to Judy Pedrosa for her review I neverreamed when I wrote this book that I would one ay be presenting it at my old alma MATER LIFE WORKS IN MYSTERIOUS WAYS Life works in mysterious ways exciting to iscover that a book titled Ladies of Loretto was in print and was a memoir of the early 60 s when I was actually there at Loretto Brunswick I ordered it immediately and happily it arrived within ays I read it right through Oh what a wonderful read It awakened so many memories in me of the school the teachers the students and the times we lived in It was all so real I could empathize with the author in so many of those chapters The pleasure I received from reading the book has left me still smiling Thank you Viga Boland for writing this book I received my copy of Viga s book this morningand guess what I ve already read it I love Viga s style of writing which I know from her two earlier books No Tears for My Father and Learning to Love Myself This book is much lighter often laugh out loud funny and sometimes uite sad reminding me of how cruel girls can be to each *other at school but mainly joyful with plenty of laughsI m *at school but mainly joyful with plenty of laughsI m amazed how Viga has managed to achieve such a wonderful sense of humour espite all the adversities of her life I admire her immensely and just wish there was another book in the pipeline But I also know I will enjoy re reading all of her worksMany thanks for sharing so much with us all Viga A truly remarkable womanCheri Will share with the current and future Ladies of Loretto Judy Pedrosa English Department Loretto College School Toronto Ontario 2015PLEASE NOTE At this time this book is ONLY available Southern African Literature: An Introduction directly from the author via her website It's available in both signed and printed softcover and inigital formats for your Kindle or ePub readers Vis. ,


The Ladies of LorettoI loved this book It was "funny went uickly I couldn t put it own and touched on some of the universal "went uickly I couldn t put it own and touched on some of the universal of *High School Well Written What A Delightful *school Well written What a elightful of LIFE AT A CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL at a Catholic high school girls Viga Boland has a way with words and gave this public school girl a glimpse of nuns no no s and nonsense We have all had our share of not fitting in feeling like a geek and low self esteem Viga manages to put a humorous twist to those feelings and finally realizing that she has many talents I loved the story about the black eyebrow pencil that the nun insisted that Viga aka Heidi was wearing and the elaborate attempt to wash off her God given real life eyebrows Great job Vigakeep writing your zest for life is contagious Viga Boland s third memoir Ladies of Loretto is a light hearted sometimes poignant trek through the adventure that is called high school Viga s story of teachers she feared and catty girls who tore her own along with shared laughter and triumphant victories take each of us back in time to those African Literature: Overview and Bibliography days when we were trying to find ourselves and our higher callings We feel the same trepidation she had when she entered Loretto College who will be her friends who will be her enemies We commiserate with Viga when she has those fatays We cringe with embarrassment for her when she is called to account by the teachers We wait for the punishment of the nuns as she id and sass back in the classroom passing notes and looking for the admiration of our peers right alongside her We see Viga grow over the years of her school career into an ambassador for the College We see the blossoming of respect she gains for these bewildering creatures called nuns We see her find confidence in herself and her abilities Ultimately we come to realize that Loretto College wasn t such a bad place to be after all And as promised most of the girls emerged as ladies ready to conuer the world I heartily recommend this book to anyone looking for a nostalgic return to the good old ays You won t be Eşti cool şi dacă vorbeşti corect disappointed Kudos once again Viga Did you attend a Catholic girls' high school in the '60's Viga Boland author of No Tears for my Father and Learning to Love Myselfid Join her now as she takes you on an occasionally irreverent ride through those good bad happy and sometimes sad Fall for You days when the Russians sent aog into Space the Mashed Potato was a ance The Twist was. His review is copiedpasted with permission by me It WAS WRITTEN BY JUDY PEDROSA AN ENGLISH TEACHER AT written by Judy Pedrosa an English teacher at current Loretto College School in *TORONTO WHICH IS HOSTING THE FORMAL *which is hosting the formal launch for The Ladies of Loretto on the former school premises on Brunswick Ave on May 30 2015 Here s what Judy had to sayVigaWellit was uite the read I loved it It brought back some wonderful memories and continued to make me proud to be a Lady of Loretto Thank you for sending those advanced copies I started to read it in the afternoon and read an excerpt to my grade 11 class as they saw the cover of the book that I was reading and had several uestions They were excited that there was a book written about their school It was so interesting to follow Heidi your journey as a Lady of Loretto This memoir highlighted how much Loretto has changed only a few Loretto Sisters left none of which are teaching graduation ances uniforms the Loretto song and how much it is still the same girls still not fond of the uniforms shorter hemlines too short at times the nuns would be cringing as o I at times we Had A Retreat At The a retreat at the in Niagara Falls that was fun especially when we had free time When reading your fond not so fond and humourous memories I could efinitely relate especially to your curiousity about the nuns We had our art classes in the convent and I was always so curious about the nuns uarters several of their Alchemy for Women doors were open and you could see their neatly madeouble beds very modest furnishings and at times you would even see one of the Sisters on her bed reading the bible I really felt for you on many levels with your situation at home I m vaguely aware from your website and had great admiration for your courage and resilienceI especially could relate looking back to my teenage years that awkward phase and currently as a Loretto teacher with hopefully the right balance of compassion and toughness watching the LCS young women go through similar things today sprinkled in with bullying twitter tumblr instagram and snapchat There were so Declared sinful the Beatles were just getting started JFK was assassinated and there were no such things as sex ed and cell phones The Ladies of Loretto is timeless I made several connections to it and our girls today could learn about their history and would Alchemy Martial Supreme definitely be able to relate This book willefinitely be a resource that


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