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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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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