Leticia Velasquez

Restless Heart
5 Sep 2012 | POPCORN |  
tags: historical, religious
Nearly everyone has heard about the stunning conversion of St Augustine, one of the most famous of all Christian theologians. His wisdom permeates Western Culture and Catholics are familiar with his saying, “You have made us for Thyself, O Lord, and our hearts are restless until they rest in Thee”. Yet few know the details of Augustine’s life story told in his Confessions. This is the film...

12 Jul 2012 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: movies
Can "brave-ry" be over the top?

Francis Woke Up Early
23 Nov 2011 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: animals, picture books
A delightful Christmas gift for young children.

Little Star
22 Dec 2010 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: Christmas, picture books
This picture book tells the story of the birth of Christ from the point of view of the Christmas Star.

The Star of Christmas
14 Dec 2010 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: Christmas, picture books
This touching picture book reminds us to focus on the most important of all Christmas gifts.

Voyage of the Dawn Treader
11 Dec 2010 | READING MATTERS |  
The magic of Narnia is back in this newly released movie.

No more “mental retardation”. So?
29 Nov 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, Down syndrome, intellectual disability
I would prefer my daughter to be called a “retard" and know that abortion of babies with Down syndrome had ceased.

Count me in
29 Nov 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: Down syndrome, education, social inclusion
Christina has trisomy 21, but socially she makes her extra chromosome count.

My Sister, Alicia May
24 Jul 2010 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: family, picture books
Big sister Rachel describes the joys and challenges of having a sister with Down syndrome.

A Christmas Carol
11 Nov 2009 | FEATURES |  
tags: Christmas, films
Jim Carrey is brilliant in this retelling of the classic Christmas story -- this time with stunning computer-generated effects.

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