Monthly Archives: October 2015

ON TURNING 70

A couple of months ago I had my 70th birthday. I’m now the same age as Helen Mirren, that perennial example of “ageless beauty.” It took me a few months to decide to write about being 70—not because I keep … Continue reading

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Autumn Leaves and Leaving

In the autumn of 1996, Norm appeared at my kitchen door and told me he had come to say “goodbye.” Our family had moved to Connecticut from California six months earlier and Norm was one of my few friends. We … Continue reading

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A RABBI, AN IMAM AND A PRIEST…

A rabbi, an imam and a priest walk into a bar…Uh oh–that’s a different story. But if you want to see a rabbi, a priest and an imam together, visit The Hartford Seminary (THS), the US’s first center for the … Continue reading

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