Author Archives: acohen843

About acohen843

I am a writer and ESL teacher who enjoys the challenge of starting businesses. Currently, I am a JuicePlus distributor (www.acohentakesjuiceplus.com) who is using this business opportunity as the foundation of a social entrepreneurship project.

Technical Writing – Dotting the “i”s and crossing the “t”s

One of the most important aspects of technical writing is the housekeeping chores – spell checking, grammar check, formatting, and proof reading. These may seem boring and not that important but they quickly differentiate a professional writer from one who … Continue reading

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Technical Writing

Technical writing is a great profession for people who like to understand and explain how things work. While a lot of technical writing is focused on computers and software, technical writing includes financial, medical, pharmaceutical, tool crafting, and many other … Continue reading

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My Generation is Gone

While having coffee at the local Dunkin Donuts this afternoon,  I met a 91-year old gentleman named Tom. God bless him; he is in better  shape than me and wiser than me. During our conversation, he mentioned that at his … Continue reading

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Make Shabbos Personal

Shabbos is the Ashkenazi word for Sabbath or Shabbat in Hebrew. This day is a day of rest; it is a time for reflection. As our world becomes “always connected”, time for rest and reflection is very important. People are addicted to … Continue reading

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Constitutional Questions

In my previous post, I introduced ConstitutionCafe. I would enjoy hearing your thoughts concerning these questions. If you could add any amendment to the Constitution, what right would it give Americans? The First Amendment states, “Congress shall make no law … Continue reading

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ConstitutionCafe

How important is the U.S. Constitution to you? How well do you understand the Bill of Rights? Newspaper forums and Facebook are filled with negative comments about political issues. The ConstitutionCafe provides the opportunity for people to have invigorating and … Continue reading

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The Opera Guy

Some of the best music I hear is in the subway. Many talented musicians perform against the din of the trains. One talented singer I’ve had the pleasure to hear at the Blue Line section of Government Center  is Wesley … Continue reading

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