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Home Away from Home

Malkie Schulman

When a child is born with serious medical issues, sometimes parents must make the excruciating decision to move him into a long-term care facility. A glimpse into the process

 

10 Cleaning Conundrums Solved

Toby Vogel

Even experienced balabustas might feel flummoxed by crusty hot water urns or off-smelling washing machines. The best ways to tackle ten common household items

 

Inside Job: Real Estate Agent

Rachel Bachrach

Three real estate agents talk about why it takes far more than giving a tour to make a house go from “For Sale!” to “SOLD”

 

Dancing in the Rain

Faigy Schonfeld

Why did Kayla have to make her engagement so ridiculously short? Where is she running to?

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 2

Leah Gebber

Despite her father’s failing health, Aster feels forced to allow him down to the harbor to invite a sailor to address the fellowship of mapmakers

 

Learning Curve: Chapter 50

Gila Arnold

Suri brings up the illegal Ritalin issue with her lawyer, who says he wants to work at verifying the facts

 

Grab the Reins: Chapter 9

Shoshana Schwartz

“I’ve learned so much about myself, why I did what I did, what I was missing, what I tried to replace it with”

 

Lifetakes: Walking Alone

Ahava Ehrenpreis

INTRO In seven long years, there is much I have learned to do on my own. But there are still some things I can’t do



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without