My Lost Florida

A Memoir (1943-2011) by Howard R. Wolf I AM, by NASA’s and National Geographic’s standard, to say nothing of Marco Polo’s, Somerset Maugham’s, and Orwell’s, an ordinary traveler, but life compelled me nonetheless to make a demanding journey over time and space: to visit South Florida innumerable times between 1943 and 2012, with the most poignant […]

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Bird Migrations and Human Migrations

Life in Israel’s Hula Valley by Rabbi Amy Klein From the Winter 2013-2014 issue of Jewish Currents WHEN I MOVED THREE YEARS AGO from Harel, a kibbutz located between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, to Kibbutz Lehavot Habashan in the Hula Valley of northern Israel, I discovered that even native Israelis have no idea where the […]

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