BHC 0824 KIDS Molly Doss 2.jpg

CHILHOWIE, Va. — A Chilhowie teenager is one step — or perhaps, one song — closer to realizing her dreams.

Earlier this month, Molly Doss traveled to Pittsburgh to audition for the last season of “American Idol,” the TV singing competition that began airing on FOX in 2002.

During the nerve-wracking experience, Doss said silent prayers and a favorite inspirational message prepared her to sing in front of a producer and 10,000 people.

Excerpt from Carolyn Wilson’s article in the Bristol Herald Courier- Read more.


Published by


I am a retired psychologist now writing freelance . I have published Commonsense Wisdom for Everyday Life, Young Man of the Cloth, The Pastor's Inferno, Navigating Life: Commonsense Reflections for the Voyage, Release Your Stress and Reclaim Your Life, and Make the Best of Your Teen Years. I wrote a newspaper column in Batavia, NY for fourteen years. My articles are now available in my free newsletter, Sliding Otter News. Subscribe free at

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s