I was in my junior high school when I first felt the call from God.
"God chose those who by human standards are fools to shame the wise, weak to shame the strong..."(I Corinthians 1-27) At that time I was full of ambition.
had been between reality and imagination, and wanted to become this and that.
I especially wished to become a writer, and wrote a few novels. My classmates circulated my novels, encouraging me and giving me advice. I could share my small dream with them.
I was reading my father’s books, and many books in church and school libraries.
I was baptized when I was a baby, I was just going to church like a weekly event,
but I really could not say that I was a good and fervent Catholic.
I grew up through a difficult period, and liked to imitate famous people taking them as models.
One day, God showed me His greatness Himself.
wanted to know more about Jesus, and had been reading books about His life.
As I was reading about His preaching in Galilee, the text became suddenly like a living picture and I was in there myself.
There is no doubt that this instantaneous input became the turning point of my life.
After several years, I was directed to the Daughters of St. Paul convent, but the above happening being the basic of my vocation, has remained clearly in my head even now.