The National World War II Memorial, Washington, DC (Carole Leskin photo)
Reflections on Aging

For the Four Boys from Brooklyn on Memorial Day

Four Men. Boys from Brooklyn. Poor. Smart. Always causing trouble…but managing to get out of it. Best Friends. Brothers, really. Remained close all of their lives. But World War 11 changed that. Nate and Jack [Read more…]

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D'vrei Torah

Conversation with a new friend from France

“Let us now relate the awesomeness of this day’s holiness,” the Unetanneh Tokef commences. This year, the day’s “holiness” for me was displayed by the meeting of a new friend. After schul, I started up [Read more…]