Posts for daughter

A Ring, a Pair of Shoes, a Wedding: the Ties that Bind, and Unbind, When a Daughter Marries

Taking Flight June 17, 2019

I’m sitting across from my daughter at a table in a trendy Toronto restaurant, our first meetup since her wedding…

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Hands, Hearts, Lungs

Toddlers to Teens June 17, 2019

Hands Wrist bone against wrist bone we press palms together slowly, my daughter and I, measuring which hand is longer:…

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Three Months after Abigail’s Bat Mitzvah

General/Column April 22, 2019

Three months after Abigail’s bat mitzvah I return to Jerusalem A tourist Twenty years after the Tchernichovsky Street apartment A…

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What I Do Miss

General/Column February 18, 2019

This morning my daughter – who is ten – Was running a little late So I stooped down to untie…

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