Monthly Archives: April 2009

The Construction Crew & Chuang Tzu

While on a walk, I passed a construction crew completing work on a bridge. I stopped to ask them if they take their families and friends to see roads and bridges they had built. They all laughed; “All the time!” … Continue reading

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R & The Amazings

I received the above pictures of amazing creations from my friend R. Thousands of people sent and received the email. R’s is different. The same creatures, the same pictures as all the other emails, yet different because they were sent … Continue reading

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It’s All in the Details

In 79 AD, Pliny the Elder died during the eruption of the volcano Vesuvius. His nephew, Pliny the Younger escaped the destruction of Pompeii and left a written account of the eruption. His description of the scene is all the … Continue reading

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The Professional Tzaddik

The entire Yeshiva was buzzing with the story. A student had the great privilege to bring a hot tea to the holy rabbi each day after lunch. He did this for five years. One day, when he went to the … Continue reading

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