When Celebrations are Singed by Sadness

When Celebrations Are Singed by Sadness By Ann Green For most of us, thankfully, simchas* are a time of great joy, with a few disputes about table seating or catering to be laughed at later.  But sometimes events conspire to bring major loss or illness center stage with celebration. Families can face the emotional vertigo […]

High School Grads of 2012: Don’t Sweat Career Choice Now, but Get Beyond the Ivory Tower

High School Grads of 2012: Don’t Sweat Career Choice Now, but Get Beyond the Ivory Tower By Ann Green You start college in the fall. You aren’t sure what you want to be when you grow up. Family and friends want to know what your plans are for the next few decades.  As a former […]

How to keep your kids reading and writing this summer

As an experienced writer and reading/writing tutor I have enjoyed sharing my love for the written word with students of all ages.  I published this article in the Newton (MA) Tab to share ideas on helping your kids enjoy reading and writing through the summer months. http://www.wickedlocal.com/newton/x977396321/Green-How-to-keep-your-kids-reading-and-writing-this-summer