Tagged with religion

light the @#!%ing candle – a chanukah story

light the @#!%ing candle – a chanukah story

{Image is a photo of a row of snow-dusted Christmas trees for sale on the sidewalk in Manhattan} 2006 “But aren’t you Jewish?” he asked, as we headed out into the city night to find the perfect sidewalk Christmas tree to bring back to my apartment. “Yup,” I said, smiling. “So, um, is one of your … Continue reading

The Controversion of Aidan B

* My cousin, Sue shared the following with me last week. As soon as I read it, I knew I needed to share it with you. On its surface, it’s laugh out loud funny. Just below the surface, it’s an achingly familiar story about a child desperately seeking connection and a mom trying hard to … Continue reading