At the beginning of the pandemic, I started to take pictures of the outdoor restaurant structures that I saw. I find them interesting. They share a common goal of creating outdoor dining space, but beyond that they vary in structure and design. They remind me of Sukkot. The…
Written on Purim 2020
My mother always said if you want to induce contractions clean the entire house yourself
The single most consistent determinant/predictor of mass violence is domestic or intimate partner violence. Almost every mass shooter in the United…
My father was the weather of my home growing up. If he was angry, he would come into the house a storm, his footsteps on the stairs like thunder, and…
The reason the government wants public school to be open for in person instruction is because public schools are the primary form of childcare for…
At the beginning of the pandemic, right around Passover, my estranged father began eating only matzah, feeling that these are biblical times. He is not…
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