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daily kaddish: for the family we never knew

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This is a kaddish for all the family we never really knew in the first place. Continue reading

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daily kaddish: for my great aunt, Severine Regine Vang

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A kaddish for the common ancestor of me and my second cousin, who’s visiting from Norway. Continue reading

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daily kaddish: for Bano Rashid

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A kaddish for 18 year old Bano Rashid, an Iraqi Kurd killed along with 76 others at Utoya by Anders Behring Brevik. Continue reading

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daglige kaddisj: for 92 i norge

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Today’s Kaddish is for the ninety-two killed by a Christian fundamentalist in Norway on Friday, and it combines Kogan’s “Kaddish” with the Norwegian national anthem, “Ja, vi elsker dette landet.” Continue reading

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counting cards with my grumpy grampa

I never gave my grampa his due, but I’m starting to appreciate him. Continue reading

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