Published by Harbor House Books of Augusta, Ga., this book tells the stories of four remarkable women and the faiths that guide them in a volume that also explores Holmes own search for spiritual mentors. The women featured hail from four states and three religions, including Christianity, Hinduism and Islam.

Cecile's first book, Witnesses to the Horror: North Carolinians Remember the Holocaust, was reported while she was working for the Greensboro News & Record in North Carolina.

Publications and Articles

Dawn Staley, Passionate and Purposeful

January 2015

The USC Women’s Basketball Coach has a vision for her team and a methodology that makes it happen. ~ MORE

Jim and Tammy Faye:

A Cautionary Tale

​Spring 2015

Maybe it's because I grew up in relative affluence and did not suffer the deprivation of a child reared in poverty ~ MORE

Young Catholic Communicator Explores Francis’ Appeal to Millennials and Average Catholics

Sept. 29, 2015

PHILADELPHIA – Jamie Lynn Black, a twenty-something Catholic communicator, says Pope Francis’ appeal to everyday people echoes the charisma she saw in Pope John Paul II. ~ MORE

Professor, Journalist, Author and Workshop Leader 


March 16, 2015

​Hot, humid, sweltering. Not the best kind of weather for parents of energetic, but bored kids. ~ MORE


​Sep.-Oct. 2014

​Offering safety and solace to our furry friends, Midlands veterinarians share their best ideas ~ MORE