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Rejected How to Deal with It and How to Deal It Out

Why does it hurt so much to get jilted or rebuffed? The science behind rejection — and strategies for moving forward, as well as some thoughts on how to reject kindly

 

Not Just Another Pretty Picture

In an age when just about anyone can point, click, and get a reasonably good picture, is there still a place for a portrait one painted in oil? According to artist Michele Horowitz, there most definitely is — even though you’ll find nary a portrait on the walls of her Jerusalem home

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Fallen Idols
Rabbi Moshe Grylak Even the best of values can become idolatry
Declaring Bankruptcy
Yonoson Rosenblum The implosion of the Conservative movement
Something from Nothing
Eytan Kobre Israel should go for a bigger win than baseball
The Business Trip
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger Sometimes business trips aren’t strictly business
Death and Taxes
Jacob L. Freedman Aliyah ups, downs, and all-arounds
Perspective Shift
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman Single, female, Orthodox, adult: not an oxymoron
Mission with Ambition
Faigy Peritzman The way you see her is what she will become
Drop the Nagging
Sarah Chana Radcliffe You can gain cooperation, but not by nagging
Trying Our Patience
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Savlanus isn’t just patience, it’s endurance
Redeeming Factor
Shoshana Itzkowitz “When was the last time we ate a meal behind the dryer?”