My poem, UNTIL THEY CAME is on http://www.dispatchesfromthevanishingworld.com/a-poem-for-mlk/Read more "UNTIL THEY CAME"
My poem, THE BRICKS is on The Jewish Woman (chabad.org). http://www.chabad.org/theJewishWoman/article_cdo/aid/3893037/jewish/The-Bricks.htmRead more "THE BRICKS"
OUR HISTORY, TOO. As a child, two things about my mother’s Auschwitz history terrified me. They were the electrified barbed wire fence and the cold. Even at age four, I understood. Touching the fence resulted in a painful, lingering, horrific death.I wanted to ask her “What if you accidentally fell onto the fence?” Children have […]Read more "A CHANUKAH STORY"
My short story, THE NIR TAMID. (Chosen as one of the best short stories of 2013 by The Huffington Post) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/elaine-rosenberg-miller/featured-fifty-fiction_b_3505998.htmlRead more "THE NIR TAMID"
My parents, both Holocaust survivors, he, having survived Siberia and Central Asia, she, Auschwitz and a slave labor camp, met in 1947 in Occupied Germany. He was driving an Army truck which he used, in off-hours, to transport passengers from one German town to another. My mother and her sister boarded the truck. My aunt […]Read more "February 22"
My short story, THE SCHVIGA. http://www.upthestaircase.org/Archives/miller.htmRead more
FOURTH OF JULY by Elaine Rosenberg Miller My earliest memories begin at age three. We lived in Williamsburg, Brooklyn in a second floor walk up apartment. My parents were Holocaust survivors. They spoke to my sister and me, to each other, to our relatives in Yiddish, the language of their ancestral, vanished homes in Poland […]Read more "Fourth of July by Elaine Rosenberg Miller"
ONE MORE THING by Elaine Miller “One more thing,” was a phrase made famous by TV Lt. Columbo (played by Peter Falk). Columbo wore a rumpled raincoat, needed a haircut, rummaged around in his pockets for bits of paper and a pencil and seemed clueless. It turned out he was highly intelligent, intuitive and relentless. […]Read more "ONE MORE THING"
KAINE AND GARDASIL by Elaine Miller In 2007, then VA Governor, now Democratic Party Vice President nominee, Tim Kaine signed legislation that made inoculation of with Gardasil, a vaccine against human papillomavirus (HPV) mandatory in minors of a certain age. As of June, 2016 only one other state and the District of Columbia require mandatory […]Read more "KAINE AND GARDISIL"
THE HATE TRUMPERS by Elaine Miller The Never Trump movement has taken a Hate Trump turn. They are apoplectic! And who is in the vanguard? The Illuminati! They go on TV, scream the vilest personal invective against Trump. They talk about his hands, his genitals, his expressions. You can hear the “Hee-hawing” all the way […]Read more "THE HATE TRUMPERS"