Category Archives: Religion

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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… but Thanksgiving is coming…

My dear readers I am sorry, I know I was away for too long, I can’t even blame you if you’ve left me, but I decided to write today and let me tell you why. I am a very optimistic … Continue reading

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Bar Mitzvah – part two (Secular vs. Religion)

There are going to be 2 parts to this post. Part one: Being Jewish or Christian in the USSR. Growing up in the 70s and 80s in the USSR did not leave us any room for G-d. We were not … Continue reading

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