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Chelsea Physic Garden main house, café and shop

Statue of physician and naturalist Sir Hans Sloane

Are there really 613 seeds in a pomegranate? Or is it just a...
Berry Pinshow sitting next to a giant, old Welwitschia mirabilis plant in the Messum Crater, Namibia

By Berry Pinshow On an August evening back in 1994, I was dr...


It is a little-known fact that the Tarlow family were blesse...

I ended my last article, ESRA Magazine 209, with the questio...

Esther and Deborah, both beautiful blondes, are sitting at a...
Catcher Ryan Lavarnway (Photo courtesy of Israeli Olympic Committee Amit Schisse)

Big (League) in Japan  Israel's baseball team won the h...
This is about a recent camping holiday I took together with ...
The intrepid seniors setting out (from l to r) Garry Bregman, Ian Goodriche, Stephen Kliner, Lawrence Bertfield, David Raffel and Jamie Aaron Shapiro

The gang in waterproof gear

Montfort Fortress as seen from Goren

The Pillar at Nahal Amud

At the trail end David stretches out to touch the Kineret

The Mediterranean at Akhziv

A well-earned rest

Photos by Garry Bregman, David Raffel and Stephen Kline...



Photos by Kobi Klaitman of Lapid ceramic items from the coll...
The following article was published in ESRA Magazine in Apri...
This is a story about how a trip to Australia, cancelled due...
Photo by Antonino Visalli on Unsplash

I Love this Japanese Doctor Q: Doctor, I've heard that ...



A Michaels Cuebid is a conventional overcall in the same sui...
Character and attitude on three wheels

Motoring history in a can

In the late 1950's when I was a child in Caerphilly, South W...
In one of my earliest and fondest memories, I am a small chi...


As a life coach and educator, I'm driven to explore every po...


Moysian fits (named for Alphonse "Sonny" Moyse) are simply 4...


The room smelled of freshly baked products, percolated coffe...

True History-Brilliant: In ancient Israel, it came to pass t...

I'm passionate about crochet. I first learned to crochet at ...