It’s Shavuot! It’s Memorial Day weekend! It’s my first week in a new city! In fact, it’s all three of these things for me.
We live with many calendars in our lives: perhaps a Jewish calendar, a secular calendar, a school calendar, a work calendar, a personal calendar, a family calendar, a sports calendar, and others.
The year has a natural flow – or perhaps more accurately, flows: the holidays, the seasons and their accompanying weather changes, our individual and collective “busy seasons.” There are New Years’ resolutions, there’s tax day, there’s our birthday, there are days on the calendar when we may feel particularly sad or happy because of what happened on that day in past years.
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