A Tax Weekend Giveaway

A special message from my vintage Royal typewriter: And not a single typo! Please click on the following links starting tomorrow for your free Kindle books: Fell on Black Days by Jeff Swesky Flight From Fear by Rabbi Samuel Cywiak with Jeff Swesky

What’s Going On

This post may not be as powerful or as moving as the Marvin Gaye hit by the same title, but yet the label still applies. I haven’t posted here in a while, but there’s a lot going on in my creative world, so I wanted to fill you in about … Continue reading

The 2nd Edition of Flight From Fear

  With the original edition being just about sold out, the 2nd edition of Rabbi Samuel Cywiak’s award-winning memoir, Flight From Fear, is now available for pre-order. Books should be available by mid to late June 2011. This new edition corrects some mistakes found in the original edition and features a … Continue reading

A Concert in St. Augustine to Benefit Rabbi Samuel Cywiak

By now, many of you are familiar with Flight From Fear, the Holocaust memoir which I had ghostwritten for Rabbi Samuel Cywiak. What you may not know is that at age 91, Rabbi Cywiak is finally retiring from his role of Principal Rabbi of Sons of Israel Synagogue in St. Augustine, … Continue reading

What A Difference A BOOK Makes!

  Over two and a half years ago, when I had first met with Rabbi Samuel Cywiak to begin work on his Holocaust memoir, Flight From Fear, I was amazed at how active and lively he was for a 88-year-old man. Here he was, and still is, working as the … Continue reading

The Three Burning Questions Regarding My Holocaust Writing Project

For the past year and a half I’ve been working with Rabbi Samuel Cywiak of the Sons of Israel Synagogue in St. Augustine, FL to help produce his Holocaust survival memoir, “Flight from Fear.” I am the ghostwriter for his memoir. Rabbi Cywiak is 89 years young, and is very … Continue reading