My father read 3 newspapers a day. After what happened in Charlottesville, I understood why.
Ambition can often be detrimental to living a fulfilling life.
July 27, 2017
There is something thrilling about the idea of stripping away what we don’t really need and living with what is essential.
June 27, 2017
When Ilona's father dies, her pain is magnified by the influx of strangers coming to pay their respects and say prayers in his name. She wonders if social media would...
May 17, 2017
After the stress of a difficult colonoscopy procedure, Ilona realizes she still has some inner spiritual work to do.
April 04, 2017
By taking unconventional paths in life, Dr. Feldenkrais was able to accumulate a variety of experiences and talents which were the basis for his inspirational work.
March 07, 2017
The ability of Etty Hillesum to find meaning, even while in a concentration camp, reminds us that fulfillment comes from within.
February 08, 2017
When a series of mysterious car troubles occurs, the author begins to wonder if it's actually her intuition speaking to her - or maybe a dybbuk.
January 10, 2017
It's been pretty popular to look towards the end of 2016 and say "good riddance." But it's possible we may be losing something very valuable by rushing to judge the...
December 14, 2016
How a scary moment with my mother caused me to refocus my mind and remind me how to deal with moments of turbulence.