Monthly Archives: December 2017

No trombone zone

Many of us are suffering from mental fatigue in varying degrees. The negativity that has been the recurrent theme of the past year has affected us all. We try to laugh, but it’s forced, or our laughter is inappropriate. Others’ … Continue reading

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My thoughts to myself for the day

It’s very easy to talk about people without mentioning their names. Those who know them will know exactly who you’ve referred to, and a fair number of others will be certain you’re talking about themselves. Avoid talking about others at … Continue reading

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I was in Jerusalem for Christmas in 1967 – six months after the 6 day war

I was 12 years old. There were piles of burning rubble and young women and men, a few years older than I, carrying machine guns, everywhere. We visited the Dome of the Rock, the Mount of Olives, and the dead … Continue reading

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