Meet your Neighbor

Published 5:57 am Friday, August 10, 2012

Name: Darleen E. Ishman

City of Residence: Bogalusa

Employment: Cook at Cajun Girls Bistro

Were you born here? If not, where, and how did you end up in Washington Parish?

Yes, been here most of my life

Who made a major impact on your life and why?

My mother, Cora Ishman, and large family because there is no one like them

What do you love about Washington Parish?

The people

What are you doing that’s good?

Taking time out to spend with God

Do you have a current pet peeve or is there something that can drive you crazy?

Yes, when people hit you when they are talking to you

What do you do in your spare time?

Sleep, watch TV and hang out with friends

A favorite food: Shrimp

A favorite smell: Roses and fresh bread

A good book you’ve read: The Bible

What is the last music you listened to? 2Pac

What’s the best thing about you?

My gift of gab

What would you like to say to the leaders of Washington Parish?

Keep up the good work.

What would you like to say to everybody?

Stay strong, and pray every day. There is no one like God.