Studying the laws and history surrounding Chanukah made me reflect on my mixed-faith upbringing and the tumult of my growing up as it related to religion.
Lessons learned from my final trick-or-treating hurrah at age 17.
I want to start by saying to anyone I know that I have wronged or hurt in any regard that I am sorry.
As the High Holiday Season begins, we typically begin to draft our resolutions for coming year; as the current year waxes, the coming year wanes.
When his dreams of playing professional baseball fell through, Ethan Blumenthal turned to comedy.
When I look back at the decisions and accomplishments of my early 20s -- and I have been doing that a lot lately -- I feel a bit melancholy. The results do not reflect the life I wanted for myself by this time.
Of my challenging childhood, summer memories are the ones I hold most dear