Come see me in Vancouver, WA!


I'm really excited about the Catholic Women Rejoice Conference coming up in a few weeks!It's Saturday, September 28, and the other speakers are Julie Onderko, founder of Catholic Finish Strong, and Sr. Miriam James Heidland, SOLT, who blogs at NunEssential.I'll be giving a talk called "Beautiful Stranger:  Making Contact with the Mother of God."  It's about how someone like me, who is decidedly not one of those Marian people, learned to stop worrying and just let Mary take care of me and … [Read more...]

I’ll be live on KBVM at 11 a.m. Eastern Time

... speaking with Dina Marie Hale about the upcoming Catholic Women Rejoice conference in Vancouver, Washington.  Dina Marie Hale, Host of KBVM's In Person radio series, welcomes 2013 Catholic Women Rejoice speaker Simcha Fisher this Friday, July 12th @8-9 PST! Be sure to listen locally at 88.3 FM (Portland / Vancouver), 94.9 FM & 100.5 FM in (Eugene Springfield / Cottage Grove) or online at: or via the TuneIn App. I can't promise my trademark Fisher Household Background … [Read more...]

I’m so quotable


This is kind of weird, but you can buy greeting cards and fridge magnets printed with a quote by me.  It wasn't the most brilliant thing I ever said, but someone at Quotable Cards plucked it off the internet and wrote up a contract, so I signed.Got a kid who is graduating or otherwise leaving the nest?  You could go with Rudyard Kipling's "If," or Robert Frost's "Two roads diverged in a yellow wood," or, heaven help us, Dr. Seuss' most tedious work, "Oh the places you'll go."  OR, you could s … [Read more...]