Archive for the ‘Personal’ Category


Your Independence

To my American friends… I just got back to my hotel room after watching Independence Day fireworks. We’re visiting my wife’s family in Chicago, and just like the rest of the thousands of people watching this show, we had a wonderful time watching the pyrotechnic display. It was beautiful. (That’s one of the photos we [...]

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Martha Widawer

I’m not sure what kind of role I play in your online life, so I’m not sure if you’ve noticed, but I’ve been away for a while. I’ve had to reprioritize. A few months ago, my mother, Martha Widawer, was diagnosed with a metastasis of a kidney cancer she originally had five years ago. Back [...]

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