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Checkup Checklist

Miriam Bloch

How can you navigate the plethora of health measures today’s medical world offers? Here are some common and important preventive measures experts recommend for every woman

 

Tempo Story: Love and the Living Will

Chaya Sara Schreiber

“This is a war you can’t win. I suggest you give a DNR. Continuing to provide him with care will only prolong his suffering”

 

Musings: Embracing Crazy

F.P. Leiberson

Yom Tov ends, and it was beautiful, meaningful, but secretly, I look forward to routine and peace and hosing down the mess and sterilizing the premises

 

A Stone’s Throw: Chapter 2

Faigy Gold

I practiced arranging my features into something that I hoped passed for blasé, hoping nobody would see through my insecurities

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 44

Leah Gebber

She rocks his shoulder, just slightly. “Forgive me, Papa, for robbing you of your sleep, but I am sorely in need of your wisdom”

 

Center Stage: Chapter 2

Gila Arnold

Did her husband really think that this was her best effort? Her pride and joy? The most she could do with her life?

 

On the House: Chapter 11

Faigy Schonfeld

Kaylie was annoyed. “Aren’t you going to ask what it was about? I finally dream, and all I get from you is a nod?”

 

Lifetakes: A Diamond is Forever

Leora Rosenberg

But then again, the ring stays on my finger while funds come and go. I’ve learned that the hard way



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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