Note to self: always eat the food that Israelis offer you. Also, when you’re in a position to help, don’t inquire politely; just barge in.
The fire burned so brightly in the eyes of the Rachmastrivka Rebbe, Yisroel Mordechai Twerski, that I found it hard to meet his gaze.
When does survival become a crime? When does choice become treason? And what choice do we have when all choices are wrong?
“My father and mother both went through the Holocaust. They always told us stories about emuna and bitochon, trusting Hashem.”
Guest blogger MyrtleRising shares her views on a new tell-all book about Rabbi Eliezer Berland, called One in a Generation: Into Exile.
Like Alice Through the Looking Glass, somehow a malfunction occurred in my Pesach outing plans, and I ended up tripping through the glass into the Land of Money.
In the merit of all the modern-day “righteous women” may we soon be redeemed from this long and bitter galus.
Pesach lends itself to ‘extreme’ behavior, and nowhere more so than in the kitchen, as Nesanel Yoel Safran discovers.
And on this Pesach, may the mouth speak light.
Look out the window and know that the space in front of you is infinite.