Category Archives: novels

Tiny Houses

Tiny Houses are BIG! They can be under 300 square feet or a little larger and sell for $15,000 and up. This relatively new trend appeals to young and old alike. Just check marketing ads, even Craig’s List and you’ll … Continue reading

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Broken Glass~~Broken People

During  research for my latest novel, Empty Frames, I found a story about Jewish children in an orphanage on the “Night of Broken Glass,” November 9, 1938.  In Germany and throughout Europe, it looked and sounded more like a bad dream than … Continue reading

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The Kiss

“The Kiss” You have to kiss a lot of frogs, before you meet your prince/princess. The greatest love story ever written begins with Chapter One: “In the beginning, God….” My son and his family gave me artwork with a picture … Continue reading

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The Psychology of Insomnia

Counting sheep? Listening to the clock tick? Drinking warm milk or hot tea? All are potential signs of insomnia. Me? It’s 5:23 a.m. I went to bed at 11:00 p.m. and slept for an hour. When I heard a buzzing … Continue reading

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The Rabbi’s Fiction

CHAIM POTOCK (1929 – 2002) was an American Jewish writer, rabbi, and army chaplain. His first book of fiction, The Chosen, remained on the 1967 New York Times’ best seller list for 39 weeks and sold nearly 3.5 million copies. When … Continue reading

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I’ll Be Home For Christmas/Hanukkah…If Only

I’ll be home for Christmas/Hanukkah if only in my dreams letters. I’ve been writing Christmas letters to enclose in my holiday cards for over 20 years now. I hope the grandchildren pictured will read all of them. This year, no … Continue reading

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Dear Kilroy…A Letter from Home

Well, Kilroy, Veteran’s Day was last Friday, November 11, 2011. I thought of you. We’ve known each other for a few years now, and I suppose it’s time I pen my thoughts in this personal letter from my heart.  You’ll notice … Continue reading

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