- 228 pages
- Life in the Present Tense: Reflections on Family and Faith
- Rifka Rosenwein
- 01 June 2017 Rifka Rosenwein
For seven years, Rifka Rosenwein voiced the the PresentKindle #208pleasures and frustrations of her life in The Home Front, a monthly column in The New York Jewish Week Whether discussing religion and family, her torchbearer perspective as the daughter of Holocaust survivors, or the tensions between motherhood and career, Rifka's storytelling always struck a chord with readers Rifka captures the details of motherhoodfrom the first love in kindergarten, to the first painful separation of overnight camp, to the discovery that her daughter might just need Life inMOBI #208a doll after all After her diagnosis of terminal cancer, her columns describe life on cancer time She generously shared with readers the steadfast support of friends and community Together, thecolumns collected in Life in the Present Tense are a deathdefying celebration of life.