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Stitches in Time

Barbara Bensoussan

From a basement in Brooklyn, Susan Sutton creates masterful needle works with passion and purpose.

 

Worried Sick

Azriela Jaffe

Are your ears ringing or your feet constantly cold? Wondering if it’s a cause for alarm or a minor problem you can brush off? A variety of common health issues explored and explained.

 

Story: Delusions

As told to C. Rosenberg

“Would you like some more soup?” “Okay. Aren’t you eating anything?” Aren’t I eating anything? As if I didn’t eat enough today.… He’s got no clue. Naftali knows nothing about anything beyond the confines of his little world: work, shiur, family. He doesn’t read the women’s magazines that explore every potential problem — physical, mental, emotional, social, or even imaginary. Ironic. He’s so well educated; his knowledge so broad — in some areas. In others, he’s so, well… ignorant. Naive.



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Do You Know Where You’re Going?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak If Mrs. Esterhazy hadn’t gotten sick
Birthright Drops Reform
Yonoson Rosenblum The numbers tell the sad story
With Fresh Eyes
Eytan Kobre Members of an ever-tying people
Gift-Giving Guide
Yisroel Besser There’s a skill to giving a teacher a gift
Time for a Career Change
Jacob L. Freedman “How can a bochur even afford to smoke?”
Today I Am a (Learned? Committed?) Jewish Man
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Are bar mitzvah celebrations good for the Jews?
Major in Mothering
Faigy Peritzman “How do you picture marriage? Discussing quantum theory?...
When Parents Disagree
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Connecting heart-to-heart when you don’t see eye-to-eye
En Route: Food for Thought
Mrs. Shani Mendlowitz The bread we eat today also comes from heaven
The Twins: Part II
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “Bead,” she says again, with a little smirk
Dear Acquaintance
Your Possible Friend at the Clinic Why do you make it harder for me — and for you?