This is the drosh, the Torah commentary, I wrote for my Bat Mitzvah on June 14, 2014. My Torah portion was Sh’lakh L’kha, specifically Numbers 15:14-16. I gave a shorter, and less technical version, at the actual service. The only changes were to the genetics portion in the beginning (I also did not read anything in boxes). […]
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June 15th, 2014 · No Comments
August 1st, 2010 · 1 Comment
Who doesn’t love a fair? Even if you don’t have a child to share it with. I grew up on the Del Mar (San Diego County) Fair, which is one of the biggest county fairs around. Our local fairs here aren’t as big but they’re fun. There’s one right here in Petaluma, the Sonoma-Marin Fair, […]
October 5th, 2009 · 1 Comment
I’ve written poetry since I was small, then heavily in my teens and twenties, including many public readings. But after some experiences 15 years ago, for some reason, I put down my poetry pen and mostly wrote essay-style works. Yesterday morning I woke with a poem on the brain. And wanted to share it. Suddenly […]