Guest post by Chaya Kurtz: “The talk around town is cleaning for Pesach. This is horrible on so many counts that I can’t even begin to count them.”
In this guest post, Leigh Hershkovitz meditates on how she has learned to balance her identity as a writer with her new Jewish identity.
As Yerachmiel turns 25, he meditates on his evolving life.
Yerachmiel describes how a recent interaction between a son and father, and himself and a beggar, helped him understand this week’s parsha.
Yerachmiel gets an offer that sounds too good to be true.
Yerachmiel returns for his Friday post with a few complaints about the way people are talking about the weather.
Yerachmiel helps us rethink our idea of where G-d is and how to find Him.
What can baseball teach us about becoming a Beinoni?
In this week’s Friday column, Yerachmiel contemplates the deeper side of cookies, ex-Soviet Jews, and obsession.
Yerachmiel helps us get into the holiday mood with a lesson from “It’s A Wonderful Life”.