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Moving Beyond Where I'm From

i’m from a little gray ranch hidden behind overgrown bushes on a steep hill.

i’m from beneath the willow tree and a field-stone wall, peopled by imaginary friends. 385 more words

Memoir

Was this you last night? Happy 2015

Jewish

Let My Voice Know No Bounds: An Unorthodox Lesson in Race and Respect

I have only very fond memories of Esther Meyers z”l. She was an African American housekeeper who came to our house in the suburbs every day from her home in Southwest Philadelphia to take care of me. 956 more words

Religion

Kippah

I choose to cover my head,

out of respect for that greater than me.

A kippah I wear when not showering or in bed,

to some, a symbol of piety. 71 more words