Archive for October, 2009

How sick is sick?

From With the seasonal blast of flu viruses—and many doctors’ offices still without the vaccine— is there anything we can do to avoid getting sick?  A few nights ago, the TV news featured a rabbi explaining that hugs had been discontinued at his synagogue for fear of members passing the virus to one another.  […]

Story of the Week, October 9 2009, Surprise from Heaven

Hello, angel friends.  I am happy to announcement the publication of my latest book, MOMS GO WHERE ANGELS FEAR TO TREAD.  Nope, it’s not really an angel book despite the title.  It’s a book of (hopefully) humorous essays on mothering (along with a prayer now and then.)  My editor felt that much of today’s humor […]