You are sitting in church listening to your Rabbi teach. In the room there are several new and young mothers. Somewhere a baby starts making small noises. The mom becomes embarrassed and tries anything that she can do to quiet her child. After five minutes the baby calms down; the mother is still embarrassed but… Continue reading The Screaming Baby At Church
If you know me personally, you know that I'm a "nerd." I'm not a "nerd" in the way that some people are passionate about comic books, video games, or rock bands. I am very passionate about self educating myself, helping others, art, writing, making and listening to classical music, and I try to always find… Continue reading Age Vs. Wisdom
Red light, green light, have you ever played that childhood game? In my childhood I cannot tell you how many endless hours that I spent playing this simple game with my friends at ice skating lessons. If you don't know what the point of the game is, it is to be the first one to… Continue reading Red Light, Green Light
Have you had your L.O.L for the day? It's no secret that Valentine's day is coming up. The national single awareness, cheesy chick flicks on Hallmark channel, and eat your emotions on overpriced chocolate day as I like to call it. Even though I say these things, it is still my favorite pagen holiday! I… Continue reading L.O.L.
A dry hot, cracked, bare landscape waiting for water. Any guesses? A dessert! Just kidding a desert! Last night at Shabbat my Rabbi's closing words were, "G-d will NOT leave you in the desert." And so Saturday's post topic is faith in the desert. In the Old Testament book of Joshua we read about the… Continue reading Mayim In The Desert
"If I won the powerball I would..." January 13, 2016 the powerball is up to $1.5 BILLION dollars. With all of this money up for grabs this country has mentally prepared to be a billionaire. I have heard dozens of individuals publicly fantasize about being wealthy. Yes, it's fun to think about this but how… Continue reading If I won the Powerball…
Adult coloring books are "the thing" right now. For Chanukah my mother gave me one of these. Now my mother NEVER let me have a coloring book growing up and so this was the first one I have ever owned. Because I have "learning disabilities" my brain simply gets tired faster then most other people's… Continue reading Dear Teacher, Please Let Me Be Creative
Dear Bully, how are you doing? I want to thank you. Thank you, my dear, for helping me become a strong person, for pointing out my best and worst personality and physical traits to me. Even though I am now thanking you, I will not let what you did to me change me for the… Continue reading Dear Bully — An Open Letter