Every year at Shavuot, Jewish communities all around the world celebrate the giving of Torah with raucous gatherings, enormous slabs of cheesecake, and Torah learning from dusk to dawn. Of...
“What a dumb sign”, I thought. And then I thought some more.
May 09, 2016
Is it possible to make Facebook an authentic, real experience? Maybe let's start with once a week.
April 19, 2016
How a moment with his son helped Elan learn to appreciate the moment while tempering it with this wisdom of age.
March 16, 2016
Multitasking has been proven again and again to be completely self-defeating. So... how do we defeat multitasking instead of letting it defeat us?
February 15, 2016
Getting past "When's lunch?" to a silence that quiets inwardly as much as it does our mouths.
January 19, 2016
On September 13th, 2001 you checked out “It Takes a Village” from the public library in town. Not this one. This one. You probably had your toddler with you –...
January 06, 2016
“What? Am I boring you?” I asked, as my friend’s eyes wandered around his living room where we sat on the couch catching up last month. “Oh, sorry. I’m just...
December 01, 2015
Late Saturday night, long after the trick-or-treaters had filled their buckets, after my loud neighbors finished what I can only assume was a full-blown EDM rave in the middle of...
November 03, 2015
A fascinating “missed connection” ad on Craigslist from a man seeking a woman he hasn’t seen in four decades got me thinking about the many forms that prayer takes, including...