Rarely do I make it to the end of the lengthy service in synagogue. But this year, I, too, stayed through the concluding prayer.
“Is Yom Kippur the Day of Atonement, or the day of Post-Traumatic Stress? For me, a “recovered” anorexic, it’s both.”
On a recent family trip, Jenn Director Knudsen had her first encounter with Dachau — and her first encounter with Judaica for sale at the former concentration camp’s bookstore.