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Wishwell v. Patzer (Short works) - Rafael Chodos
 

Wishwell v. Patzer (Short works)Rafael Chodos

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In this recently discovered master game, Wishwell’s play is direct and to the point, while Patzer finds his seemingly secure position under severe attack. – Interleaves the modern and old-fashioned styles of chess notation, to make it eas… more

Wishwell v. Patzer (Short works)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
THE MILLION DOLLAR BOOKS (La... - Rafael Chodos
 

THE MILLION DOLLAR BOOKS (La...Rafael Chodos

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Three rare books, of great antiquity, are stored in the vault of a Beverly Hills bank; and their owner is trying to sell them for $1 million. He took out an insurance policy which covered them for $750,000 only while they were stored in the… more

THE MILLION DOLLAR BOOKS (Law Cases)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
The Story of Tsu (Short writ... - Rafael Chodos
 

The Story of Tsu (Short writ...Rafael Chodos

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A young man saves a crane (tsuru, in Japanese) from a gang of young boys who are threatening to stone it to death. The crane flies away. The next day, a beautiful woman appears in the village; her name is “Tsu.” The young many falls hopeles… more

The Story of Tsu (Short writings - Japanese Stories)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
SNOWFLAKES (Short writings) - Rafael Chodos
 

SNOWFLAKES (Short writings)Rafael Chodos

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An old man is about to die. He walks up a trail in the high Sierra, and lies down as snow begins to fall. His spirit starts to leave his body and as it does, it hears the most amazing thing: a sermon being given to the congregation of falli… more

SNOWFLAKES (Short writings)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
The Wedding Ring (Jewish Stories) - Rafael Chodos
 

The Wedding Ring (Jewish Stories)Rafael Chodos

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Just as the bridegroom is telling his bride, “Behold thou art consecrated unto me according to the law of Moses and Israel,” he and she, and all the wedding guests are slain cruelly. The ring is stolen. It is given later to another bride; b… more

The Wedding Ring (Jewish Stories)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
A Passover Legend (Jewish Stories) - Rafael Chodos
 

A Passover Legend (Jewish Stories)Rafael Chodos

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A Passover story, mainly for Jewish children. Jews believe that before the Messiah returns to the world, the Prophet Elijah will come to announce his return. Every year, at the Passover, we set out an extra cup of wine on the seder table: i… more

A Passover Legend (Jewish Stories)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
Death With Dignity (Short wr... - Rafael Chodos
 

Death With Dignity (Short wr...Rafael Chodos

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This short story tells how a Japanese office worker, a salary man, encounters an old cat that lives in the back streets of Shibuya. One day the cat senses that it is her time to die, and she starts to stumble towards - of all places - Meiji… more

Death With Dignity (Short writings - Japanese)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
Chess Fantasy - Rafael Chodos
 

Chess FantasyRafael Chodos

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A series of fourteen short fantasies about the origins and history of the game of chess. Each one will make you think! A must read for anyone who loves the game, and who loves mythology. Very short - but highly original: these short vignet… more

Chess Fantasy
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
The Speaking Wedding Ring (J... - Rafael Chodos
 

The Speaking Wedding Ring (J...Rafael Chodos

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Just as the bridegroom is telling his bride, “Behold thou art consecrated unto me according to the law of Moses and Israel,” he and she, and all the wedding guests are slain cruelly. The ring is stolen. It is given later to another bride; b… more

The Speaking Wedding Ring (Jewish Stories)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
Conversation in the Coffee H... - Rafael Chodos
 

Conversation in the Coffee H...Rafael Chodos

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This fascinating dialogue explores some of the fundamentals of ethics and moral action. It inquires into the nature of doing-something and doing-nothing, into the ways knowledge and awareness increase freedom, and into the question whether … more

Conversation in the Coffee House (Philosophical Essays)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
Mary's Case (Legal Cases) - Rafael Chodos
 

Mary's Case (Legal Cases)Rafael Chodos

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Certain kinds of lawsuits arise out of and are the culmination of long histories of psychological abuse. Even though the case seems to be about money, it is often about something much more important: self-esteem, and integrity. When someone… more

Mary’s Case (Legal Cases)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
Mouse in the Dojo (Short Wri... - Rafael Chodos
 

Mouse in the Dojo (Short Wri...Rafael Chodos

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There is an infestation of rodents in the neighborhood. The karate master wants to make sure that no rodents defile his dojo, and so he brings a cat into the dojo to keep guard. The cat is able to keep most of the mice out of the place — b… more

Mouse in the Dojo (Short Writings - Japanese Stories)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
The Three Who Were Betrayed ... - Rafael Chodos
 

The Three Who Were Betrayed ...Rafael Chodos

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A legal fairy tale, in the style of the Arabian nights. A fascinating story that spans three generations, and presents a legal knot that only the greatest judge can untangle. Set in Baghdad in the 8th Century but highly relevant to issues t… more

The Three Who Were Betrayed (Legal Fairy Tales)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
An Essay on the Idea of Grea... - Rafael Chodos
 

An Essay on the Idea of Grea...Rafael Chodos

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Written by the author when he was thirty years old, this essay explores the ideas of aspiration, ambition, accomplishment, and excellence. It is rich with references to the history of ideas and the development of cultural norms. It analyzes… more

An Essay on the Idea of Greatness (Philosophical Essays)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
The Partnership of the Cat a... - Rafael Chodos
 

The Partnership of the Cat a...Rafael Chodos

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Based on a fairy tale by the brothers Grimm. But turned into a lawsuit - and a fascinating opinion by a wise judge. Originally published as part of the author’s treatise on the Law of Fiduciary Duties, this short story can serve well as the… more

The Partnership of the Cat and the Mouse (Legal Fairy Tales)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
A Hanukah Story (Jewish Stories) - Rafael Chodos
 

A Hanukah Story (Jewish Stories)Rafael Chodos

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One of the author’s children’s stories, specially for Jewish children. Set in a Jewish ghetto in Eastern Europe, this warm tale conveys the essential spirit of the holiday in just a few pages.

A Hanukah Story (Jewish Stories)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
Darrin Harvey vs. Guildhall ... - Rafael Chodos
 

Darrin Harvey vs. Guildhall ...Rafael Chodos

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We think of truth as stable, stationary, and straightforward. We understand that sometimes we may have to search for it but we think of it as standing still, in a quiet place - and all we have to do is find it.But here, in this unfolding st… more

Darrin Harvey vs. Guildhall Insurance (Legal Stories)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
Jack and the Beanstalk (Lega... - Rafael Chodos
 

Jack and the Beanstalk (Lega...Rafael Chodos

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Jack’s sister claims a fifty percent share of the gold coins Jack stole from the Ogre whose castle he found at the top of the beanstalk. “After all,” she argues, “the beans Jack got came as the price of the cow that their mother told him to… more

Jack and the Beanstalk (Legal Fairy Tales)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
New Age Research Institute - Rafael Chodos
 

New Age Research InstituteRafael Chodos

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Sometimes the whole “NEW AGE” movement sounds silly. And yet there is something very attractive about it.Here is a story of a very “left brain” lawyer who applies for a job at a place called the New Age Research Institute. They are working … more

New Age Research Institute
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English
A Bottle of the Finest Wine ... - Rafael Chodos
 

A Bottle of the Finest Wine ...Rafael Chodos

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A romance set in the 1960s. A young couple is vacationing in the mountains of Vermont. They stop in at a small hotel and go into the bar to order drinks before going upstairs to … well, you know what. They see a bottle of wine on the bar … more

A Bottle of the Finest Wine (Short Writings)
Rafael Chodos
Blackthorne Legal Press , English

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