• Israel love

    Being Jewish in late 2023

    I recently posted this across my social media channels with a couple of selfies: These days, with rising antisemitism and hate crimes, morning decisions include “Can I wear a v-neck t-shirt today?” “Do I need to zip up my jacket…

  • A Salute to Mother’s Day

    I wrote this for Mother’s Day 2020. Mother’s Day 2022 is two and a half weeks away from when I’m adding this content here. To all the moms, moms-to-be and those missing their moms Motherhood is a role I’ve wussed…

  • Counting the Omer and Making it Count.

    This morning, while listening to a conversation on Chutzpod! about the Jewish custom of Counting the Omer, I remembered a series that I wrote four years ago it. The posts aren’t all together, so they’re not easy to find to…

  • cemetery

    “May Their Memory Be a Blessing”

    Subtitle: And other statements intended to comfort mourners. I published this on Medium on April 14, 2020, and it’s one of my most popular posts there. Excuse the strange formatting here. I did a quick clean up after I copied…

  • Forgive Your Future Self

    It was a profound piece of advice said to me by an inner voice of patience, kindness, wisdom and power.

  • music magazine

    Crossing Musical Genres As An Artist

    I have a deep respect for musicians who perform a variety of styles. It shows real talent & technical skills to be able to perform a range.

  • Who Are You Trying to Impress?

    We all have people we need to prove ourselves to. Our employers, our clients. Those who help us pay our bills. There’s a balance between “striving to be better” and “self-acceptance”.

  • Imagined Anxieties

    "Man is not worried by real problems so much as by his imagined anxieties about real problems" -Epictetus.

  • yes

    Yes, and…

    Finding the balance between being agreeable and setting boundaries.