Category Archives: immigration

Hot Pastrami.

One of the “bad” parts of immigration is losing your heritage. We try so hard all these years to assimilate, to lose an accent, to find a good job, to fit in and then one day  we realize we achieved … Continue reading

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The story of an old rug.

So way, way back in the old country none of us had much of anything, some of you who read my old posts know that everyone had kind of the same stuff, so to speak. The biggest difference in peoples’ … Continue reading

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Alexandr Pushkin, LeoTolstoy, Anton Chekhov and many, many others….

This post will mostly speak to people who don’t usually leave any comments on my blog, but I know they are reading it, so thank you.  You know who you are, the same immigrants just like me. So here it … Continue reading

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