Taking the measure of life

June 30, 2014 // 0 Comments

I read with some interest a brief piece in the current AARP Magazine on the growing trend for activity trackers. (AARP June/July 2014. ) These are little bracelets that can [Read more...]

Transitions and Meaning

October 3, 2013 // 2 Comments

I recently was honored to do a workshop for a synagogue in Chicago (Sukkat Shalom). They were developing a program focusing on baby boomers and aging. In a break-out session [Read more...]

Is Unfairness Thy Middle Name?

January 2, 2013 // 0 Comments

Just before I left for an extended cruise of the Bahamas (which, for refreshment of soul and spirit, I highly recommend), it fell to me to officiate at the funeral of a young [Read more...]

Happy New Year?

March 31, 2011 // 0 Comments

As I wrote this, I am looking out of my study window at a gray sky. It is in the 30 degree range and drizzle is falling. Yet, there is a ray of hope that new life is at hand. [Read more...]

To “Life” and to the New Year!

August 31, 2010 // 0 Comments

Here is one of “those” questions. How do you find meaning in the aftermath of sorrow? How do you find reason when there is none? 5770 is ending. I, for one, will not be [Read more...]