This is the first full week of Elul, the concluding month of the Jewish year, with high gear preparations for the "High Holidays" — Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur (see articles 1-3)
Article #3: Kabbalah poetry to inspire honest "soul accounting" in Elul (see above).
#4-7 are for the weekly reading; the first three are from Kabbalah, while the last is an exciting contemporary story