Cindy Scarr | Tuesday, June 11, 2013
When we think jewelry we think precious metals and jewels found buried in the earth. But one jewel is found not under the earth, but under the water and inside a living creature, most often an oyster. It’s a pearl.
Dr. Mitzvah in Buttonville
Yaffa Ganz | Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Dr. Mitzvah was walking home from shul when he almost slipped on something round and shiny lying on the sidewalk. For a moment, he thought it was a coin, but no, it was a gold button. “Hmm … someone lost a very pretty button. I wonder who?”
A moment later, he saw another one. This one was silver and square.
DMC’s: Teens Speak about Themselves
As told to Leah Gebber | Tuesday, June 11, 2013
The first ballet I watched was Swan Lake. I must have been four or five, and my parents had dropped me off at my grandmother’s, to go to yet another hospital appointment. Bubby already lived in a nursing home by then, but she was with-it and energetic still and was happy to watch me. There was a screen in the lounge; we walked past it as she led me to her room. But I didn’t follow her.