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kept in hand

It’s easy to say I won’t cry
but I will.
And you knew that – you must know me too well, but still…
In denial, I thought it was all kept in hand. 132 more words


Struggles You'll Only Understand If Your Sister is a Demigod

It sucks doesn’t it? Your sister is Rose the daughter Zeus slayer of death, and you’re Bob son of Joe slayer of chocolate. It’s hard to be compared to your sibling. 473 more words

She told me

If i could have anything in the world it would be my mother’s diary. That way i could read to you the very thoughts she thought the moment she thought them on the day she met my father. 402 more words

Personal Struggle


I have a migraine. Those are the words i told my mother a year ago last August right after the incident. Since then every first thought of everyday instead of being filled with the face of a loved one, Its filled with the thought “am i going to make it today?” Because i never know if im going to last until 9 or 1 or maybe if im lucky until 6. 549 more words

Personal Struggle

My Achilles Heel

I believe we are all born with an Achilles heel.  Something that has carried over from a previous life that was not resolved, and that is continuing with us through a new life in the attempt to make our souls grow.  591 more words

Personal Life

On Learning How to Love My Body.

“Have you lost some weight?” 

Recently, this was the first thing people said to me–especially if they haven’t seen me for quite a while. Then the follow-up questions soon ensue: … 1,699 more words


Community Allows us to Overcome our Adversity

This sermon was given on Rosh Hashanah 5776 at Temple Emanuel, Denver, CO

We just read one of the quintessential stories in our Torah – Abraham attempting to sacrifice his son Isaac.  1,867 more words