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His Learning, Her Destiny

D. Fuchs

Rebbetzin Shoshana Schechter, a”h, was a noted educator, dedicated mother, and gracious hostess, yet reverence for her husband shaped every moment of her life

 

Cookie-Cutter Candidates

Elisheva Appel

All shidduch candidates were not created equal; what’s hard is getting past the clichés. How to ask — or answer — the right questions

 

Why Did I Do That?

Esther Ilana Rabi

How did this song get into my head? What am I doing by the open fridge? Why do I stick out my tongue when I thread a needle?

 

Whispers: Chapter 5

Shira Hart

I was confused, then relieved, and finally angry. Why had I lived for so long in fear of the unknown?

 

G-d of My Father

Rachael Lavon

“Just ignore them, Ellie. You’ve been a spectacle before — and you didn’t care back then, so why should you care now?”

 

Freefall: Chapter 17

Miriam Zakon

Annie tells Papa she thinks the shidduch between her and Abe didn’t work out. Abe and his friend Jerry arrive at Moe’s base

 

Learning Curve: Chapter 10

Gila Arnold

Suri begins treating a friend’s son, and suspects that the boy has autism. Aviva resents her husband’s overconcern for how hard she’s been working



 
Letters That Speak
Shoshana Friedman They tell us what it is that our readers want
Peddlers of Hope and Faith
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A personal tribute to two warriors of the spirit
Coddled on Campus
Yonoson Rosenblum Animosity against Jewish students going strong
Take Yes for an Answer
Eytan Kobre We’re not rage monkeys with skullcaps
Sefirah? What's Sefirah?
Rabbi Henoch Plotnik A tragedy swept under the rug?
Top 5 Jewish Reminders
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Have we lost our ability to remember?
Work/Life Solutions with Mordy Golding
Moe Mernick "It’s okay to change the plan as you go"
A Modern Eternal Flame
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman The classic rabbinic dictum still stands
I Don't Work on Shabbos
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP with Zivia Reischer You don't cut corners with Yiddishkeit
Mood Mix with Sheya Mendlowitz
Riki Goldstein "It’s a truly heilige niggun"
Truth Will Tell
Faigy Peritzman To constantly be in a state of upward motion
Mad at Dad
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Why many fathers get a bad rap
Eternal Victory
Mrs. Shani Mendlowitz To be personable, you need to develop your personality
The Baker: Part IV
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer "She’s just a pareve version of her potential self”