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Yom Kippur

It’s the onset, at sunset, of the Jewish Day of Atonement and I can’t help feeling left out. Just now I stood on my corner watching families on there way to temple filled with resolve to fast till sundown tomorrow. … Continue reading

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We Are Who We Eat

Calm down, this is not a porn post, it’s about the foods we eat and when you consider all the meat we consume my title is quite apt. I myself don’t eat beef, pork or lamb. Years ago I bonded … Continue reading

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Lent

I’m in agony. I gave up shopping for Lent. “But I thought you’re not a practicing Catholic anymore Susannah?” “I’m not, but I decided to participate anyway.” I know this sounds hypocritical but old habits die hard especially when you … Continue reading

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