Reunions are not just for families, they’re for families

Ok, that seems like a click-bait title, and yes, I'm proud of that but read me out. You've read me write about my family before and how close I am to them. I've tried to work now on my father's side, bonding over DNA stories (my wife says I need to work on my British … Continue reading Reunions are not just for families, they’re for families

Two years since I’ve written. Much has happened – if I can remember it.

It's time to write again (apparently I've said this before: Giving this writing thing another try). I've been away, readjusting to a life change known as moving from the Northeast to the Southeast, and it's been a ride. It's been hard to get those thoughts on a keyboard, and with many things vying for my attention, … Continue reading Two years since I’ve written. Much has happened – if I can remember it.

There’s other places like home

We moved from NY with two dozen bagels we intended to freeze about a month ago. We arrived to a house we're renting in a new subdivision in the unbelieveably sweltering heat of North Carolina (seriously, 97 degrees at 3a?). We met new folks in our new congregation, moved closer to my sister and some … Continue reading There’s other places like home