Clare Coffey lives in the Philadelphia area. She teaches kindergarten at a small Catholic school.
She writes for NCR's Young Voices blog. Sign up for our weekly email so you don't miss any new content.
Young Voices: Fashion and Catholicism blended well at the 2018 Met Gala. In the wake of both #MeToo and the neverending clerical abuse scandal, it's hard not to see certain similarities between the two parties.
Young Voices: The film "Lady Bird" may not have won any Oscars, but it won the hearts of so many who watched it; it captures Catholic high school perfectly and reminds me of the sisters who taught me when I was that age.
Young Voices: As bleak midwinter sets in, let's hunker down with our lights and candles, our rum cake and evergreens, from Christmas Eve all the way through February.