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The Courage to Start Again

Avigail Rosenberg

Four women tell their stories about how they were able to believe in a new relationship again, after being divorced or widowed

 

Lasting Links on Linkedin

C. Rosenberg

A guide to networking on what is probably the most effective social media for career promotion

 

Tempo: A Time to Cry

Ilana Zohn

He was my patient and I was trained to retain a certain distance, but I grew deeply attached to him and his family

 

Windows: Of Simchahs, Secrets, and Salad Bars

Mindy Rand

Why was I always wary when the women at my table started to play the inevitable game of Jewish Geography?

 

Grab the Reins: Chapter 29

Shoshana Schwartz

“I can’t do what I’ve been doing till now, it’s sick, enough is enough. I’ve tried stopping on my own, and always start again"

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 22

Leah Gebber

"What a portentous beginning to your mapmaking — the Holy Land. It is every cartographer’s wish to draw that footstall of the Heavens”

 

Facets: Chapter 13

Esther Kurtz

My first instinct has always been doubt, but looking at the girl’s work, I realized I might have to reconsider. She certainly earned my respect

 

Lifetakes: Moving On

Esther Ilana Rabi

I’m torn between wanting him to stay my little boy forever and being excited about all the amazing things he’ll do



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Think It Through
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The import of the name Anshei Knesses Hagedolah
Face the Facts: Don’t Suppress Them
Yonoson Rosenblum The left behaves more and more like a cult
You Never Looked So Good
Eytan Kobre Growing hunger for the fleeting high of the superficial
Top 5 Shiur Title Techniques
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin The answer to “what’s it about?” can fill or empty rooms
Power of Suggestion
Rachel Bachrach Mikey Benzaken is a stage hypnotist based in Jerusalem
Make It Happen
Jacob L. Freedman “If I’m a bum then let me be a bum”
Hard Knocks
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The Langer boys never forgot that apology
The Classic That Almost Didn’t Make the Cut
Riki Goldstein “It took only ten minutes to write, so we weren’t sure”
Hevel Pihem Keeps the World Going
Riki Goldstein The purity of their eyes and their innocent chatter
Yussi Sonnenblick never imagined they’d be singing “Eilecha” half a century later
Riki Goldstein “It’s nice to hear people still singing those songs”
The Rebbe’s Smile and the Rav’s Slap
Riki Goldstein “That was probably my most memorable performance”
Life in the Other Lane
Faigy Peritzman We should honor every Jew as if he were a talmid chacham
Needy
Sarah Chana Radcliffe The needier a person, the more they push people away
Touch of Light
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt “A person cannot live without any kavod”
Stay-at-Home Therapist: Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer She turns to me. “You know the type, smart and silent?”