He Called A Time-Out In the Game of Life: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

it was a bold and powerful mood, my father, in real life, called a “time out.” years ago, at the conclusion of the yom kippur holiday, extended family would get together at a house to “break the fast. ” those attending, having come from services, were dressed in formal attire. my father, all ready toContinue reading “He Called A Time-Out In the Game of Life: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

A Big Time Move: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

And the Lord said to Abram, “Go forth…” genesis 12:1 some people have a higher calling. abraham got a call leave his home and to become a great nation. moses got a call. he was told to free the hebrew slaves in egypt. mr. khari willis got a call. at 26, he is leaving theContinue reading “A Big Time Move: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

He Honored His Father With a Song: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

in 1972,  mr. david gates, after his father’s passing, penned the song “everything i own.” at his father’s funeral, a friend told him that mr. gates’ father was always proud of him and his music.  songfacts.com mr. gates, inspired by these words, penned a song honoring his father.  gates said, “my success would have beenContinue reading “He Honored His Father With a Song: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

A Father Goose Story: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

ms. victoria williard, at the moment, in an attempt to make a video recording in a jacksonville florida parking lot ran into a biological force of nature.  dailymail.com it was fowl on many levels. she was attacked by a member of one of this planet’s greatest parental teams.  while mother goose was away, father gooseContinue reading “A Father Goose Story: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

Honoring One’s Father By Singing The Most Emotionally Painful Song: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

before he was born, his father wrote a song about his child to be. the song is considered one of the greatest singer-songwriter songs of all-time. the father-son relationship, unfortunately, did not last long. a few years later, his father tragically died in a plane accident. the father, the great mr. jim croce, the son,Continue reading “Honoring One’s Father By Singing The Most Emotionally Painful Song: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

“F” Is For Forgiveness: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

Take a shower and shine your shoesYou got no time to loseYou are young men you must be livingGo now you are forgiven” dispatch, the general a college friend came to me in distress. the college kicked her out for plagiarism. overwhelmed by work, she poorly decided to use someone else’s work rather than seekingContinue reading ““F” Is For Forgiveness: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

A Golden Father-Son Relationship: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

We’ve always had this problem where I don’t quite listen to him because he’s my dad ian seidenfeld the seidenfelds’ story is the classic of a father being a legend and a son following in his father’s famous footsteps. mr. mitchel seidenfeld, the father, is a four time table tennis paralympics medalist which includes aContinue reading “A Golden Father-Son Relationship: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

When Love and Compassion Isn’t: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

what is love? haddaway the media accounts of the houston school shooter are extremely troublesome. according to the reports, he was bullied and robbed in part because other students were jealous of him and he had nice possessions. he is charged with three counts aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. he shot three people withContinue reading “When Love and Compassion Isn’t: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

The Big, Big, Big Man On Campus: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

“To be happy and be at peace, I would’ve been shocked. I wouldn’t have thought it was possible.” michaey sweetney in 2019, nypost reported an excellent nypost human interest story on mr. michael sweetney’s post-nba life and success. at the time of that article, he was the assistant coach of a division iii basketball teamContinue reading “The Big, Big, Big Man On Campus: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”

The Grand-Monster: A Ten Commandments’ Tale

our late grandfather was scary. large, silent, and serious, an old country russian with piercing eyes. he communicated with fear. i have no personal recollection of him speaking. he was grandpa sam. the legends of him a mixed bag. as a cobbler, he made his fame chasing down a thief who had stolen a pairContinue reading “The Grand-Monster: A Ten Commandments’ Tale”