The Pain of Waiting

Why is it we ache for time to move swiftly? Why do we hate being barricaded behind some one on the road who drives like their grandmother? Why do we hate to wait in lines at the airport, ski lifts, or the doctor’s office? I know for a fact, if I am in a hurry, […]

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The Festival of Lights

Hanukkah begins tonight and will continue for 8 days. During this time, I will be proudly celebrating by lighting my Menorah even though I was raised as a Christian. Hanukkah is a Jewish holiday which celebrates the victory of the Maccabees over the larger Syrian army. It also celebrates a miracle that happened during this […]

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Our Daily Bread

What does it mean to break bread? When I grew up, dinner time was something everyone gathered around the table for. There were no interruptions, no text messages, no cell phone calls. No one was allowed to answer the land line. I still remember the smell of my mother’s banana bread baking in the oven […]

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Boob Job

All my life, I had big boobs. They were wasted on me. Each time I walked in to a room, my entire life, men’s heads would turn. Don’t get me wrong, I have a pretty face too, but I knew from the time I hit puberty, what men were looking at were my boobs. It […]

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