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Family Fiction: Facing the Flames

Rikki Ellinson

If your home was on fire and you could only save one thing, what would it be?

 

Musings: Take Wing

Aliza Goldman

How has your child grown this year? Let me count the ways.

 

Rerouting: Chapter 8

Leiba Mozes

It was too ridiculous. We almost burst out laughing, except for the fact that he was dead serious.

 

Freefall: Chapter 8

Miriam Zakon

Annie insists on meeting the aunt she never knew existed. Rav Leibush advises Yeruchum to let her go.

 

Learning Curve: Chapter 2

Gila Arnold

One hundred people times five dollars equals enough money to finally send in that order for more therapy games... or pay the business’s electric bill.

 

Lifetakes: Of Siddurs and Sushi

Rivki Winter

I love sushi. But it doesn’t usually show up in the chassidish community. And now rumor has it that even the rebbetzin of the community had a couple of pieces of salmon roll.

 

Losing Pounds by the Millions

Shira Isenberg

What does it look like when you try to put an entire city, state, or country on a diet? Check out these three major public health initiatives created to combat obesity and help people collectively lose millions of pounds.



 
Hidden Power
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Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance