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Seven Years Clean & Counting!

Today I celebrate seven years clean and sober! However, to be perfectly honest, I really do not feel like it should be a celebration of any sort. Rather, I have always contended that I should always be free from alcohol … Continue reading

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Jew in Jail: How It All Began!

Hello everyone. I wanted to post the first chapter of my book, “Jew in Jail,” again, for anyone who hasn’t read it yet to learn what it was like for me – addicted to alcohol, drugs and gambling at the … Continue reading

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Hanging With The Big Boys!

Today, I bring you the fifth chapter of my book, “Jew in Jail.” It was time to go to big, bad Rikers Island, and see if I was ready to spend time with the toughest detainees New York City had … Continue reading

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My Father, My Hero!

What better day to honor my beloved, late father, and devote to my blog, than Father’s Day? Although Irving Goldstein passed away on January 23, 1999, my father has been on my mind every single day, and as time has … Continue reading

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Facing The Judge For The First Time

Today, I bring to you the second chapter of my book, “Jew in Jail,” in order to bring you into my world of what I was going through back in the summer of 1998, after I was arrested and about … Continue reading

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