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Serendipity was the subject of the latest ESRAmagazine Short...

Snapshot: The IDF as Never Seen BeforeBy Yoav Limor and Ziv ...


All my life I've dreamed of making a match, a shiduch. This ...
Bernard Mann, author of the historical novel

David & Avshalom: Life and Death in the Forest of Angels

Helen: Bernard, how and why did you come to write this histo...

Let me go gracefully through that great gateway,With sturdy ...

Jeanette Winterson

Richelle Shem-Tov has selected Jeanette Winterson's Why Be H...
A sketch of Ronny Golding drawn 60 years ago by Jock Leyden, whose cartoons appeared in the Natal Daily News for more than 60 years

It started more than twenty years ago. Nick and I had a regu...

 My Israel Trail: Finding Peace in The Promised Land By...

1973: The Who in their heyday (Photo: Wikimedia Commons)

This is an elaboration of a Yizkor sermon I presented to my ...

Lost Memories and New Beginnings: Unearthing Family Secrets ...
Illustration: Wikimedia Commons

Author Perez Galdos and Marion Lupu’s tattered copy of his book

​ ​In the end, I reluctantly agreed that my husband was...

Poster for the 1991 movie The Doctor with William Hurt

My Medicine, My Body: The Serious Physician becomes a Seriou...
Suzy saw me. It was love at first sight and they took me home

I was born in China; my body was assembled by various worker...
Illustration by Denis Shifrin

 If I'm honest with you I have always been more of a sp...
(with apologies to Shakespeare)The search for truthwinds thr...

Alice Ingleby … she's leaving home By Jane BiranAmazon Kindl...

My American Dream And How It Ended by Robert Goodman Bookbab...

In memory of A. J. Heschel Jerusalem I hear the yearning in ...

A poor stray pussycat fur filthy, bedraggled tail missing di...

Navigating Global Business: A Cultural CompassBy Simcha Rone...