Tag Archives: music

111011 – Jews Are From Jupiter

I entered Yom Kippur this year in an emotional state of despair. It was not so much that in two weeks I am going to have my right foot amputated, I have reconciled myself with that, it was the overwhelming … Continue reading

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Unconscious smile

Yay, I just got out of the hospital after surgery on my foot. For 7 years I’ve been battling a wound on the bottom of my right foot. What started out as a blister from new shoes, turned into a … Continue reading

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Classic Carlebach Story and Song

On the first night of Chanukah 5731 (1970) Reb Shlomo Carlebach ZTz”l officiated at the marriage to my wife of 27 years, Kathy A”H. He had recently returned from the Soviet Union where he performed a huge concert with tens … Continue reading

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It’s About Time

It started out like most Tuesdays. Get up, Daven, check my blood sugars, and administer the proper amount of insulin to take care of the carbohydrates that I will consume at breakfast and then off to the hospital for my … Continue reading

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Reb Shlomo Carlebach’s Yahrtzeit

Reb Shlomo Carlebach’s Yahrtzeit, Sunday, Oct 24th, 2010 – 16th Cheshvan, 5771 Like thousands of people world over, I felt like Shlomo and I were friends. He was many things to all who knew him: he was a poet, a … Continue reading

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