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Dad, did you get the job?


It didn’t work-out again.

I only had to wait three days to learn that the appointment was not mine. I am sure I could have been made to hang-on longer. 611 more words


Yom Kippur

It’s the onset, at sunset, of the Jewish Day of Atonement and I can’t help feeling left out.

Just now I stood on my corner watching families on there way to temple filled with resolve to fast till sundown tomorrow.   140 more words

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The Beauty And Emotional Freedom Of Tashlich

Between the holidays of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, Jews are asked to examine their deeds from the past year, both good and bad and atone for the sins from the year that has just passed. 229 more words


The Only Three Words You Need

Every year I go to Rosh Hashanah services with expansive hope, born out by experience, that some wisdom and truth from our tradition will land softly on my heart and I will take it with me through the next year as comfort and north star. 371 more words