It is been a while since I have begun a posting with even a bit of optimism. But that, my friends, is what
As in “really, really…”
A report, drawing on Egyptian sources, appeared very recently in Al Araby, an Arabic newspaper in London, with regard
Whenever there is a terror attack, and lives are lost, I post, because getting the information out is important.
These attacks seem endless!
It was difficult this year to leave the rarefied atmosphere of the Sukkah.
But, of course, I did leave, and, as is my
It is Hol Hamoed Sukkot – the intermediate days of the week-long holiday. The skies are blue here in Israel, and inside the
Yom Kippur, in all its weight and power, has passed. We have heard the last blasts of the shofar for this year.
Just days ago, in the spirit of Rosh Hashana, I wrote an upbeat posting.
But that upbeat mood did not last. Could not,
On Monday and Tuesday of this week, we ushered in the Jewish New Year, 5779, with prayer, meditation and the sounding of the
Those of you who read my material regularly have an inkling of how much time, effort, and devotion go into my postings. There