Marilyn on the Web

Check out the following stories by and about Marilyn Cohen Shapiro on the Internet and in the news. (Some links may connect directly to the blog post my website.)

“My new quest: Writing about those Jews who lived through—or died in—World War II.” The Jewish World. January 6, 2022- January 20, 2022. Click Here. [Link to my blog post]

“The late Galina “Golda” Goldin Gelfer; no opposing view!” The Jewish World. December 16, 2021-January 6, 2022. Click Here.

“Close-encounters-with-neighbourhood-animals”  Jewish Women of Words. November 27, 2021.  Click Here. 

“Close Encounters of the Moose Kind. “ The Jewish World. October 15, 2021-October 27, 2021. Click Here.

“A wrestle with COVID leaves survivor a changed woman; she urges safety behaviors.” The Jewish World. October 28-November 18, 2021. Click Here. TBD

“Colorado women come together to support each other and a local businesss; Surviving the pandemic together.”  The Jewish World. October 1-14, 2021. Click Here. [Scroll down to page 13]

“Bye bye Boomer? Who shall live and who shall die?” The Jewish World. October 1-14, 1.2021. Click Here. 

“Bye bye Boomer. Jewish Women of Words. October 2, 2021.   Click Here. 

“The mysterious case of the missing hat…” The Jewish World. September 16-30, 2021. Click Here. 

Sharing a family legacy in a new book.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. October 1, 2021. Click Here.

“Marilyn wraps up ‘Fradel’s Story’ to begin new year.” The Jewish World. September 1-16, 2021.  Click Here. 

“There’s Nothing Like a Jewish Word.” Jewish Women of Words. August 7, 2021. Click here. 

The pandemic in three pratfalls—but falling on my face wasn’t funny.”. The Jewish World. August 5-August 31, 2021. Page 13,14.  Click Here. 

“Precious life gifts taken for granted until break from pandemic pause.”. The Jewish World. July 22-August 5, 2021. Click Here. 

“Mispocha: “Dos iz di eyntsike zakh far mir”. The Jewish World. July 8-July 22, 2021. Click Here. 

“An evolving response to the ‘new normal.” The Jewish World. June 24-July 8, 2021. Click Here. 

“Route to Jewish life in the States is not always the same story.” The Jewish World. May 27-June 10, 2021.Page 10,12.  Click Here. 

“Abbott’s Frozen Custard.” Jewish Observer of Central New York. June 2021. “The little things citizens do.” Jewish Women of Words. January 27, 2021. Click here. 

“Pushing away the cobwebs on memory lane with hacks, humor, and husband.” The Jewish World. May 13-May 27, 2021. Click here.

“Fighting COVID fatigue as Pesach nears; family helps with vitality renewal.” The Jewish World. March 19- April 9, 2021. Click here.

“Honoring Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Marilyn keeps logging the miles.” The Jewish World. March 5, 2021. Click here.

“Quarantine Purim.”Jewish Women of Words.  February 20, 2021.Click here. 

“Purim pause during the pandemic—a time to mask?” The Jewish World. February 19-March 4, 2021.  Click here.

“Symbolism and meaning—time to revisit my favorite classic.” The Jewish World. February 4-February 18, 2021. Click here.

“The little things citizens do.” Jewish Women of Words. January 27, 2021. Click here. 

“The whole world is watching.” Jewish Women of Words (Australian website). January 16, 2021. Click here.

“The whole world is watching.” The Jewish World. January 21-February 4, 2021 Click here.

“Fallow 2020 may help us reconnect with what we have!” The Jewish World. January 7-January 7, 2021.  Click here.

“My family tree—or figuring out the whole mishpachah!” The Jewish World. December 17, 2020-January 7, 2021. Click here.

“A Hallmark Chanukah: Hey Hallmark—we need more romantic and sappy Chanukah movies!” The Jewish World. December 10, 2020. Click here.

“Pandemic Chanukah.”Jewish Women of Words. December 5, 2020. Click here. 

“Holocaust survivor Albert Kitmacher and his five miracles.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. November 6, 2020. Click here.

“Let’s Hear It for the Girls!” October 31, 2021. Jewish Women of Words.Click here.

“Victoria has a secret during the pandemic.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. October 23, 2020. Page 2A. Click here.

“Pandemic lifestyle changes create a new reality.” The Jewish World. October 22, 2020. Click here.

“RBG’s death alarms and saddens Marilyn as she hopes for a better world.” The Jewish World. September 24, 2020. [Link pending]

“Cats, Hemingway, and his wives.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. Savvy Seniors 2020. October 2, 2020. Click here.

“Love in the time of retirement.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. Savvy Seniors 2020. October 2. Click here.

“Being born: The world, The Jewish World, and me!” The Jewish World. September 15, 2020. Click here.

“Why I am not voting for Donal Trump.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. September 18, 2020. Click here.

“Quarantine: Challah! The Perfect Comfort Food” Jewish Women of Words. September 3, 2021. Click here.

“Hairy tales from the pandemic become a focus.” The Jewish World. August 20, 2020. Page 13. Click here.  

“Abbott’s chocolate almond ice cream—and don’t skimp on the almonds.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. August 14, 2020. Page 7A. Click here.  

“How school enriches both teacher and student.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. Back to School Issue. August 7, 2020. Page 6B. [Link pending]

“I scream, you scream, we all scream for…frozen custard!”The Jewish World. August 6, 2020. Page 11. Click here.

“A bolt out of the blue.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. July 31, 2020. Page 7A. Click here.

“I finally ‘get. it’—I’m sorry I’m late.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. July 10, 2020. Page 5A. Click here.

“I’ve had enough. Black lives do matter!” The Jewish World. July 9, 2020. Page 9, 14. Click here.

“Big Wheels and big hills.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. June 26, 2020.  Page 5B. [Link pending]

“When you’re chewing on life’s gristle.Always look on the bright. side of life’/Monty Python” The Jewish World. June 25, 2020. Page 10. Click here. 

“A challah essential ingredient: Marilyn puts soul into the dough.” The Jewish World. June 17, 2020. Click here.

“Challah! A Delight for the Soul!” Heritage Florida Jewish News. June 12, 2020. Click here.

“Too many questions! What I miss most during the pandemic is certainty.” The Jewish World. May 28, 2020. Page 13. Click here.

“My Top Ten list to get through this pandemic.”. Heritage Florida Jewish News. May 15, 2020. Page 7A. Click here.

“Marilyn tries to help!” The Jewish World. May 14, 2020. Page 7. Click here. 

“The personal impact of the corona virus.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. April 17, 2020. Page 11. Click here

‘All things must pass’ Meanwhile we sit tight and alone.” The Jewish World. April 16, 2020. Page 7. Click here

May the coronavirus passover. us all!” Heritage Florida Jewish News. April. 3, 2020.  Page 7A. Click here.

“Mulling her words, Marilyn mulls the Yiddish/Hebrew she often uses.” The Jewish World. March 19, 2020. [Link pending]

“Purim—a time to. be drunk on happiness.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. March 6, 2020.Page 11A. Click here.

“Marilyn muses on cats and Hemingway.” The Jewish World. February 20, 2020. Click here.

“Tu B’Shevat! Time to plant a tree or two! The Jewish World. February 6, 2020. Page 7. Click here.

“Storm lover wakes up to the realization that life is fragile.” The Jewish World. January 23, 2020. Click here.

“The lovingkindness of Fred Rogers: Can it help us with tikkun olam?” The Jewish World. December 26, 2019. Click here.

“The gift of gab leads to new friends; Affability defines her nature.” The Jewish World. December 12, 2019. Click here

“Marilyn mulls cold turkey Shabbat withdrawal from electronics.” The Jewish World. November 28, 2019. Click here

“Torn between 3 places? Why we are comfortable with were we are.” The Jewish World. November 14, 2019. Click here.

“An acknowledgement of libraries and the role they’ve played in the life of this bibliophile.” The Jewish World. November 7, 2019. Click here

“I remember my Zayde.” The Jewish World. August 22, 2019. Click here for my  web page link..

“Even small mitzvahs count! Feeling good while doing good..” The Jewish World. August 8, 2019. Click here. 

“Into the Wood–a place for contemplation and renewal.” The Jewish World. July 25, 2019. Click here for my website link.

“Summers with Dad–Father’s Day reminiscing.” The Jewish World. June 13, 2019. Click here.(To Be Updated Soon)

“The redeeming power of loving a pet–a story like many others.”The Jewish World. June 27, 2019. Click here for my website link.

“Remembering an honored Jewish War Veteran.” ” Heritage Florida Jewish News. May 31, 2019. Click here

“Remembering a Shabbat singer; Bud Black dies at 88.” The Jewish World. May 30, 2019. Click here for webpage link

“One of the many who served us all; Albert Gellman–World War II hero.” The Jewish World. May 16, 2019. Click here for my webpage link.

“Larry will be 71 and so will Israel! Bonding with Israel still seems like a good investment.” The Jewish World. May 4, 2019. Click here.

“On Bonds and Birthdays.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. May 3, 2019. Page 7A. Click here

“Our friend Mel Toub. His memories will be our blessings.” The Jewish World. April 4, 2019. Click here for my webpage link..

“She left many years ago—but part of her heart is still there….” The Jewish World. March 21, 2019.  Click here.

“Being Jewish in Alaska.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. March 15, 2019.. Click here. “A Jewish neshama shining bright in Alaska.” The Jewish World. March 7, 2019. Click here.

“Borscht Belt staff reminisce about the glory days of the Jewish Alps.” The Jewish World. January 24, 2019. Click Here

“Revisiting the Catskills from the staffs’ perspective.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. February 22, 2019. Click here.

“Marilyn finds an easy way to break down barriers between people.” The Jewish World. February 14, 2019. Click here.

“Is something strange going on? Coincidence? Or could it be b’shert?” The Jewish World. December 27, 2018. Click here.

“Butterfly images resonate: Holocaust, bias, and fear make them Shapiro’s totem. The Jewish World. December 13, 2018. Click here.

“Of Miracles and gratitude: ‘Make new friends, but keep the old.’” The Jewish World. November 29, 2018.  Click here.

“A story of Jewish survival to note Kristallnacht.” The Jewish World. November 8, 2018. Click here.

“Collect Memories, not things.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. October 26, 2018. Financial Issue 2018. Click here.

“Football, food, synagogues and a museum in a whirlwind trip.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. October 26, 2018.Click here.

“Pickleball makes a dink shot among sports lovers of all ages.” USA Pickleball  Association website. October 26, 2018. Click here. 

“Tikkun Olam is focus of Shapiro’s new column compilation.” The Jewish World. October 10, 2018. Click here.

“East, West, home’s best:” Rain, cliffs, darkness and rocks of Norway emphasize that truth.” The Jewish World. September 20, 2018.

“Hope for the new year revived by tale of Lamed Vav!” The Jewish World. September 13 2018.  Click here.

“Overcoming oneness makes the high holy days even sweeter”. Heritage Florida Jewish News. September 7, 2018. Click here.

“My sister: A pioneer as a teacher in special education!!” The Jewish World. August 23 2018. Click here. 

“A Sherpa, or a shlepper? When it comes to packing, I’m both!” The Jewish World. July 26, 2018. Click here.  

“Shabbat with Synagogue of the Summit brings Shapiros solace.” The Jewish World. July 17, 2018. Click here.  Page 7.

“In pursuit of state plates.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. July 20, 2018. Click here.   

“Many victories celebrated at St. Anthony Triathlon; marathon out-runs stalker.” The Jewish World. June 14, 2018. Click here. 

“This past Memorial Day a Stalag 17 POW was remembered.” Heritage Florida Jewish News. June 6, 2018.Click here.  

“Patriot Weissman was POW in World War II.” The Jewish World. June 1, 2018. Click here. 

“Holocaust by bullets monuments erected throughout Belarus. Heritage Florida Jewish News. May 25, 2018.Click here.