Showing posts from December, 2017

A Wedding in the Family: Dvar Torah for Shabbos Sheva Brachos / Vayechi 5778

I want to tell you about a little girl I knew once. A baby, really, and whenever she would sit and eat in her high chair, whatever it was – rice cakes, Cheerios, cookies, whatever – she would insist … Read more

Why it’s never a good idea to write a children’s book out of spite

I found out 2 days ago that an author out there is making a name for herself by writing and self-publishing a book called “P is for Palestine.”  Cute book, right? So sweet and happy and intifada-frie… Read more

When am I no longer faking it?

I just caught a glimpse of myself in a reflection, in a car window, on my way to the train station.“Wow,” I thought.  “That sure does look like the real deal.”What do I mean by the real deal?Well, yo… Read more

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