About Amelia Cohen-Levy

Battle with an Etrog, Wild Things, and a Biologicical Clock

By October 19, 2009

Friday morning, October 16, 2009. Mighty Mouse’s 67th birthday. The mail arrives with an unexpected package from mom–it’s an etrog. Flashback a few years–my mother and I went to the Jewish film festival in Houston, TX. There’s a film about … Read More

Let Us Bury Caesar: Remembering William Safire

By October 1, 2009

There is no opening line William Safire wouldn’t loathe. He’d hate the impetuous presumption of an absolute statement, "And they say God has no sense of justice." He’d be tempted towards physical violence with the anecdotal "I once met the … Read More