family tree

sometime around 1935

grandma left Austria

with her family very jewish

my mom

grew up going to shul on the regular

with a hip Brooklyn cantor

who could sing like

an angel

Jews don’t believe in angels

but sometimes they keep Christmas trees (see dad’s side of the family)

speaking of my mother

she lost her taste for kugel

when she met my dad

and moved out to Long Island

where she had

a son

hates gefilte fish

roots for Jewish athletes when they compete

on TV.

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