The Approaching End of Mikhve Alon

I’m one week away from completing my hebrew course at Mikhve Alon. It’s been difficult, exciting, boring, meaningful, interesting, exhausting, hilarious, and much more. In two and half months my hebrew has improved leaps and bounds, I’ve gone from a civilian to an Israeli soldier, I’ve learned to be on time to everything, how to manage on 6 and 1/2 hours of sleep, and made tons of friends. This last week was huge for me. We all took the exit

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2 Months in, Tzanchanim, and Hebrew

Mikhve Alon is coming to a close. Another 2 and 1/2 weeks and I’ll be done with Mikhve and headed to the regular army. I had a conversation with Ema before about the passage of time in the army. I’ve been in for two months and it’s very hard to describe how I feel looking back. Retrospectively, it hasn’t been that difficult or that long, but I have so many memories of just feeling completely done. I think the best

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