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Chapter Two Shidduchim

Sheila Segal

Dating after a divorce comes with a lot of big questions: Above all, how can you ensure you won’t make the same mistake again?

 

Shades of Spirit

Leah Gebber

How can you express, in concrete media, the longing of a soul for its Creator? This is the question that occupies artist Orit Martin

 

Family Diary: Change of Heart: Chapter 4

Leora Hammer

“I feel pretty good,” I lied. “I’m just getting a headache.” A headache was nothing, I hadn’t eaten, I was stressed, I don’t even know why I said it

 

Tempo: Locked Out

Zahava Goldstein

Perhaps they’ll think she got in through a window.… Perhaps they won’t notice she slept at home. Perhaps… they’ll think she picked the lock

 

Dreamscapes: Devorah Segal

Elisheva Appel

My parents were very gentle: “It’s great that you love it, but maybe you can find something else you love that has a practical application?”

 

Windows: A Friend with a Name

Adina Soclof

“Great, good, it’s fun.” I got sidetracked for a moment because he used three adjectives, almost a full sentence. I was shocked

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 31

Leah Gebber

The apples give him courage. He tucks them into a pocket on the inside of his cassock and grips the rope ladder with both hands

 

Facets: Chapter 22

Esther Kurtz

“I don’t know why being an artist means being flighty. You give artists a good name, that mother just abuses the stereotype”

 

Lifetakes: I Believe in Miracles

Zivia Reischer

Little boys at bedtime get happy endings. “And the president gave him one.” I was about to start the explanation when my phone buzzed



 
Hidden Power
Yonoson Rosenblum One never knows the power of his or her mitzvos
Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance