Running Out of Sand!
Yisrael Rutman | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
It may be hard to believe we could be running out of sand, since there is so much of it. In some places — like the deserts of the Sinai, the American southwest, the Gobi, and Saudi Arabia — there is more sand than the eye can see.
But the problem isn’t the deserts. It’s the beaches and sand dunes that are running short of sand.
Stuck at the Beach with Madame Chamberlaine
Tzipie Wolner | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
“So, Madame, where are we going?” I asked Madame.
Shuly was looking out the window of the taxi, her nose pressed tight against the pane.
“Ah, ma petite! You’ll smell it in a second.”
The Price of Success
Rivka Small | Tuesday, July 22, 2014
“You expect me to pay $2 to have you sprinkle sand all over me?” I was suspicious. I was outraged. I was also — though I would never have admitted it — intrigued. Had Shimmy lost his marbles?