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Validation and Those Emperor’s New Clothes

I was born in Israel. At age twenty five I migrated to the USA and have lived here ever since; more than half my life. Raised Jewish, Judaism remains my ancestral heritage, even if I, myself, after years of experiencing … Continue reading

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The obedient Universe

Occasionally, I would run into a friend, or, more likely, an acquaintance, who, upon chatting about future plans, will say something along the lines of, “the Universe shall provide.” “Hmm…” I would ponder, (though rarely express it aloud,) “the cost … Continue reading

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To belong

As a newly bald guy, I noticed that I am more aware of other clean-shaven heads. Some acknowledge me with a nod or a smile, while others pass by, paying no attention. It reminded me of a Curb Your Enthusiasm … Continue reading

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An underwear lesson

Taking a fresh pair of underwear the other day (yep, I do change underwear daily,) the following occurred to me: that by the time I run through half the stack of clean underwear in my drawer, laundry is done, and … Continue reading

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Equality and the animal brain

Feeding my two cats in the morning, I often watch them after the food is served. Tess, the female, hungry as she may be, will step aside and let Ezra, the male, eat first. Not only does she curtails her … Continue reading

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