Issues 11:08 The Journey

In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos: The Great Sage
Topics: vaysechvoos
Author: Susan Perlman

Vaysechvoos was buzzing with activity as Hanukkah approached. Every yom tov brought its share of extra chores that everyone complained about but nobody really minded–but this year there was preparation on top of preparation, and the villagers were so excited they forgot their usual complaints. You see, Leah (the butcher’s wife) heard from Malkah (the…

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The Journey
Author: Alan Shore

A young Jewish man’s spiritual quest takes him around the globe but the truth he’s seeking takes him by surprise.

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Against All Odds
Author: Scott Rubin

The invitation came from my father, a physician with privileges at Cedars Sinai. I was eager to attend the lecture because the speaker, Dr. Michael Fowler, was from Stanford University Hospital. His topic was Transplantation in 1987,” a topic of utmost interest to me. I sat in the back with my father and watched the…

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