Jewish Journal

Pa Pa Pa Poker Face

By Chava Tombosky

March 21, 2011 | 8:39 pm

This year I spent my birthday in the airport. I had arrived at the gate one whole hour early.  Lucky for me I married a man who has an internal clock that keeps me on time despite my... read on

  • Seeing Through The Unexpected

    By Chava Tombosky

    March 11, 2011 | 5:51 pm

    “I think it’s time. The end is here,” unexpectedly replied my aunt Sunday afternoon one year ago. That day I had gone to visit my uncle and aunt hoping to bring joy to their home. My uncle had been ill for nine months and fighting for his life.  It never dawned on me in my... read on

  • Pass the Costume- The Purim Experience

    By Chava Tombosky

    March 1, 2011 | 7:13 pm

    This year I am contemplating my Purim costume. Purim is the time to pretend you are someone else, and hope that no one recognizes you as you scarf down your fourteen hundredth serving of candy corn.  This year I am slightly traumatized. Why you ask? Because every single year my... read on