The term ‘Jew’s ear’ might make you feel funny, but it was not intended to be anti-Semitic.
Abby Sher, who has lived with obsessive-compulsive disorder her entire life, was terrified when her infant daughter began developing similar tendencies.
Abby Sher became a compulsive counter and list maker after death and sickness plagued her family. In this excerpt from her new memoir, ?Amen Amen Amen? a young Sher finds solace in being ?carried on Kaddish shoulders? each Friday night at synagogue.