Issues 15:04 Hineni
A despairing Jewish drug counselor finds hope in an unlikely place.
If I had remained in the city of my birth (Buffalo, New York) my neighbors, my friends and my surroundings would have been Jewish. But when I was six, my family moved South (of Buffalo, anyway) to a town called East Aurora, where the Jewish population numbered six: my father, my mother, my two sisters, […]
Bound for the Promised Land by Haya Benhayim with Menahem Benhayim Published in 2004, by Purple Pomegranate Productions 140 pp., $12 The prologue to Bound for the Promised Land takes readers to the land of Israel, to the beginning of the Yom Kippur war. Gifted writer Haya Benhayim, an eyewitness to the event, sets the […]