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20 Post-Split Surprises

RC Steif

You know divorce has lasting repercussions for every member of the family, but there’s lot more you don’t know. Rabbanim, professionals, askanim, and those in the trenches share their experiences on lesser-known ramifications

 

More Than Meets the Eye

Shira Isenberg

There’s so much you can learn and do with the seemingly insignificant darts and glances of the eyes. Breaking through the prison of silence, eye tracking is changing a variety of industries — and lives

 

The Future

Zhanna Slor

It was starting to look like all three of his children would end up in the ground beside their ancestors

 

Budapest Silence

Faigy Schonfeld

I look at the shimmering blue Danube and all I can see is blood. In my head, faraway screams, whimpering children, takkatakkatakkatakka — gunshots, and blood

 

Tichel Tales: Chapter 3

Gabriella Roth

Moe delivers a kosher food package to Rob Morgenstern — who turns out to be the rude woman from the train

 

Freefall: Chapter 36

Miriam Zakon

Moe delivers a kosher food package to Rob Morgenstern — who turns out to be the rude woman from the train

 

House of Mirrors: Chapter 12

Rachael Lavon

Sarah tells Laylee how her friends were expelled, but she was allowed to stay because of her parents’ money, yet she refused to go back

 

Learning Curve: Chapter 29

Gila Arnold

Yael gasped. Her heart was thudding so loudly that she didn’t hear the footsteps until Suri’s next client walked up right behind her

 

Lifetakes: More Than a Thousand Words

Rivka Streicher

As her body waned, her spirituality came through. But it was hard to watch her memory fail, to see Bubby struggling with the simplest tasks



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you