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I’m Baaaack!

Shifra Ernest

How to prepare yourself to transition from diapers and car pools to deadlines and spreadsheets — and get the job of your dreams

 

5 Facts about Education You Won’t Believe Are False

Esther Ilana Rabi

You’re left-brained — that’s why you can’t do math, right? Get ready for your educational beliefs to turn upside down

 

Tempo: Simple Silver Earrings

Tehila Meyerson

It hurt as I stood there, seemingly indecisive. Simply choosing a pair of earrings, instead of life or death in the near future

 

Windows: Car Pool Conundrums

Brocha Miller

You have such a small window of opportunity between too soon and too late that, unless you keep a very close eye on it, you’ll miss it completely

 

Grab the Reins: Chapter 27

Shoshana Schwartz

“If you know you’re not ready to get married before dealing with these issues, you think another few months will magically make you ready?”

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 20

Leah Gebber

“To map a place you have never seen and will never see in your life, you need to harvest information from anywhere you might find it”

 

Facets: Chapter 11

Esther Kurtz

I sucked in my cheeks. This wasn’t going to end well, was it? C’mon, Rebbi, it was his first day back, ignore the kid

 

Lifetakes: Climb to the Stars

Rochel Grunewald

Realization dawned: This was not a secret addition to our own house; it was simply a sneak peek into our neighbor’s home



MM217
 
A Response to "Too Far from Home"
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “Chareidi Israel is not happy to absorb immigrants”
Life after Kollel
Yonoson Rosenblum Remaining a ben Torah requires remaining a bar daas
Angel's Advocate
Eytan Kobre Because this is how’s it’s supposed to be always
Bring Back the Wonder
Yisroel Besser Look around and say, “Ribbono shel Olam, wow!”
Make Your Words Count
Rabbi Shneur Aisenstark This story delivers two sobering lessons for all of us
I Know of What I Speak
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman I would allow my mask to fall, my soul to be revealed
Meet the Tzaddik
Jacob L. Freedman “Aren’t there meds that can get him back to yeshivah?”
Two centuries later, the Chasam Sofer’s niggunim are heard again
Riki Goldstein The musical side of the Chasam Sofer dynasty
How Do You Think of These Words?
Riki Goldstein “For me, the words are the neshamah of the song”
The Song I Can't Stop Singing: Shlomo Simcha
Riki Goldstein “Which song are you connecting to this season?”
Megama Had the Magic
Riki Goldstein Remembering Moshe Yess a”h and Shalom Levine a”h
Living Beyond the Moment
Faigy Peritzman Someone steeped in Torah always lives beyond the moment
Uncertainty
Sarah Chana Radcliffe We can only be sure that we can never be sure
Instinctive Knowledge
With Rav Moshe Wolfson, written by Baila Vorhand Jewish babies are born knowing Hashem
The Gardener: Part II
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “It’s a secret language called body language”