Monthly Archives: August 2013

Twelve Steps: A Path to Sobriety?

I was a guest at the meeting. As typically happens, there was a welcome from the leader followed by a prayer. Other people read from scripts: the Twelve Steps followed by the Twelve Traditions. The readings were followed by a … Continue reading

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Civil Rights and the Olympic Games: Who Will Take A Stand?

The year was 1936. Three years earlier, the Nazi’s came to power in Germany. In three short years, they charted a course for the final solution that not only initiated ethnic cleansing against Jews but also targeted the Roma (Gypsies), … Continue reading

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A Time for Quiet

A Time for Quiet (An excerpt from my book, STUMBLING INTO LIFE’S LESSONS: REFLECTIONS ON THE SPIRITUAL JOURNEY, available at http://www.amazon.com/Stumbling-Into-Lifes-Lessons-Reflections/dp/1450248845/) This morning I was walking in the park. A walk is part of my morning routine. After having the … Continue reading

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