Situated in the south of Jerusalem, the project benefits from one of the city’s most prestigious and desirable locales, nestled in a particularly attractive area between the Talpiot neighborhood and the green groves of Kibbutz Ramat Rachel.
Posted on: March 23rd, 2005Sections → Magazine
In very recent issues of the Jewish Press there have been a number of disturbing articles detailing the dire plight of various types of people who have lost their physical or social freedom.
Posted on: March 23rd, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
This e-mail came across my desk. It was written by that famous writer known as "unknown author."
Posted on: March 16th, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
Many years ago, I worked for a school division as a Special Education Resource Teacher.
Posted on: March 9th, 2005Sections → Magazine
I recently heard that an acquaintance of mind got divorced for the 2nd time. The marriage had lasted a very short time, but I was not surprised.
Posted on: March 9th, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
Words do not always come out right. They don't always express the depth of our emotions or what we want to say.
Posted on: March 2nd, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
My last several articles talked about the common experience for many "well spouses" of juggling simchas and crises at the same time.
Posted on: February 23rd, 2005Sections → Magazine
We all know them - the sad sacks who seemingly were born under a bad constellation.
Posted on: February 23rd, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
I have been writing a series of articles on managing simchas and crises when they occur at the same time.
Posted on: February 16th, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
In a crisis, few of us know how to act. We desperately want to help, but we are afraid of overstepping or intruding where we shouldn't.
Posted on: February 9th, 2005Sections → Magazine
As my friend Eve (not her real name) and I started filling our plates at a recent buffet dinner, she commented that lucky for her, her mother wasn't with us.
Posted on: February 2nd, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
Last week I relayed Evelyn's story. She is a well spouse who was making a simcha.
Posted on: January 26th, 2005Sections → Magazine
The Hebrew word gazayra means evil decree. Sometimes, a government decree is just that - an indisputably evil order, as when Pharaoh of Biblical times commanded the murder of all Hebrew male newborns.
Posted on: January 12th, 2005Sections → Magazine
While randomly perusing some Jewish community newspapers this past week, I was struck by the press releases of several Jewish organizations crowing with excited pride about the significant monetary donations they made for victims of the Tsunami.
Posted on: January 12th, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
Dealing with chronic illness when planning even the most joyous of occasions is very difficult, even when there is no crisis at the moment.
Posted on: January 5th, 2005Sections → Magazine → Archives
For more than a year now, I have been relating stories from and about well spouses. When these stories reflected a common experience, I wrote about them.
Posted on: December 29th, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
When we first marry, we assume life will be wonderful. We rarely think about or discuss potential problems or the possibility of illness darkening our doorstep.
Posted on: December 29th, 2004Sections → Magazine
A good friend of mine, "Sarah," recently shared her concern over her two year old grandson's health.
Posted on: December 22nd, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
Well spouses with ill partners face a dilemma. Whether the ill spouse's care is long-term hospitalization or a nursing home, the absence of a partner over a long period changes the nature of the family unit.
Posted on: December 15th, 2004Sections → Magazine → Archives
As we go through this journey called life, we meet many people and make many friends.
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