Momik (see Under Love) - Shared screen with speaker view
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Last night I watched and interesting documentary AIDA’S SECRETS.
Thank you- Laurie Weinberg
Call it Sleep by Joseph Roth is the classic book of narrator through a child
Yes. It’s marvellous!
Morris Gleitzman wrote a great 6 books series on the Holocaust through the voice an experience of a ten year old - it is for tweens, my 12 y.o. grandson is totally into it
I do not remember the word dysfunctional at all.
Someone commented on the family dysfunction and I commented on how resilient they are, that are idea of healthy function does not being to be relevant to survivors who are incredibly resilient in surviving and continuing to rebuild a new life
Jan Shark Frisch
Page 48 in my book.
My parents were survivors. They never ate like this. Table manners were very important. We were not forced to eat everything on the plate
Mona’s comments are so ;pertinent. Jewish life is circular. We remember every year in synagogue, so our traumas are always with us
Yes, thank you both. Mona your words were perfect for me to hear.
And how do we digest our traumas? How do we position ourselves vis-a-vis our history?
How do we acknowledge our past and let it inform us so we can be our best selves in the present and the future?
Tu b’Av follows Tisha b’Av. maybe the message is about the need to remember and to mourn, but then to move forward into joy and love.
Yes, Leah, how to integrate sorrow with hope, joy, and love. That’s true I think in our personal lives as well as our collective lives as Jews.
There’s a glossary in the back of my edition - it says “scoundrel” for that word.
Thank you, Rachel !!