“That Guy? He’s a Shmuck!”

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I loved to tease my grandmother, Eva, who was born on the 4th of July and lived to 100.

She outlived two husbands and at 81 elected to dive back into the dating pool.

She met a terrific guy from the neighborhood. His name was Lou; that neighborhood was Sheepshead Bay in Brooklyn. He was the same age as my grandmother and had…



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Joel Eisenberg

Joel Eisenberg


Joel Eisenberg is an award-winning author, screenwriter, and producer. The Oscar in the profile pic isn’t his but he’s scheming. WGA and Pen America member.