As a public school child in the 70’s, my Valentine’s Day often ended in tears. I remember digging into my optimistically large brown paper bag in first grade to find only three envelopes, even though my mother had insisted I fill out mass-produced cards for every child in my class. “No one likes me!” I […]
For the first time ever, I’m going way for a long weekend. Without my kids. To learn Torah. I am so, so, totally excited.
I’m going to Limmud NY, a “gathering, a festival, and a retreat from daily life. Over MLK weekend, January 15-18, 2010 hundreds of people will be studying, eating, singing, praying and relaxing together in one of the most diverse Jewish communities in the world.”
Any readers going to be there? (Oh, and anyone need a roommate?)