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Where do we go from here? President elect, Donald Trump has begun his presidential transitioning process. He is meeting with President Obama today and is in the midst of selecting his cabinet. Many of us are still stunned by the outcome. Our fear and anxiety are very real. How do we transition? Acknowledge your emotions, process them and let them...

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I willingly share the traumatic stories and secrets of my childhood so that those who have been neglected, mistreated and wronged by relatives, friends or strangers might be inspired to live happier and more meaningful lives.

Thanks Ross Rosenberg for an exceptional conference. I had the opportunity to talk about my father as a malignant narcissist. Many approached me after my talk to  express that  they were also victims of an abusive past.

Shoah forgiveness. Thank  you JBS for airing my presentation during this season of forgiveness. Otober 9, 2016       Dear Karen,……Watched you on JBS yesterday. A Beautiful story about your Father. It takes a Special Person TO Forgive someone. A lot of Chutzpa. Forgiveness is not in my being. Still have Feelings of Discontentment for certain people in my...

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Shoah Forgiveness: I will be broadcasted on JBS this week. Check their website for the schedule.  www.jbstv.org. JBS is a non-profit channel featuring daily news from Israel, leading Jewish figures, current Jewish events, films, music and entertainment.

How a north suburban woman’s emotional trauma led her to forgiveness… : http://via.wgntv.com/ljHau

Please join me at the Northbrook Library as I share stories from my memoir. Celebrate & mingle with local authors. Saturday, August 13, 2016 – 10:00am to 2:00pm

How a north suburban woman’s emotional trauma led her to forgiveness

CircleRelationship Circles—Who Is In Or Out of Your Inner Circle

My friend Tomek Wisniewski, town historian of Bialystok and remarkable filmmaker has shared a small piece of his interview with Krystyna, a sweet, old woman from Rajgrod, who I met in 2011 & 2015. I share some of her incredible stories of my family and the Jews of Rajgrod in my memoir. She mentions Kaczorka, my grandmother, who owned a...

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  • Rook Reviews

    MAY 17, 2016 Review from Warsaw, Poland Dear Karen, I finished reading. This was without any doubts one of the most important book in my life. Not only because it is written with inner passion and with visible story-telling and writing skills, but rather because it shows also the essence of the story of my life. I ...more

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