Purim’s Coming!

Two weeks is not too early to begin planning for Purim. Here’s a to-do list for the next 14 days.

The Corners of My Field

It looks so simple, on the surface: when you gather the harvest, leave some for the poor. Why, then, do we need an entire tractate of the Talmud to talk about it, and why does Maimonides devote an entire volume of the Mishneh Torah to it?