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Old School, New School

Ahuvah Sofer

No, this isn’t science fiction; it might be what your classroom looks like just a few years down the road

 

Jolly Solly: That’s Old School

R. Atkins

The old man put down his watering can and stared at the sulky pair. “Ha! You all have it easy at school. Not like when I was a boy.”

 

Claim to Fame: The Art of Building a Book

C. B. Lieber

Stories for children? Well, yes, but they also contain deep messages for teenagers and even adults. Meet Genendel Krohn, talented author, mother, and teacher

 

A Light in the Dark

Rachel Stein

“If this was the best you could do, we would be satisfied. But you’re not even trying. And that’s not acceptable”

 

Breakthrough: Chapter 47

Tovy Mann

Lacking proof that the children’s mother is an Israeli intelligence agent, the Iranians release Yehudit Neiman from prison — but send someone to follow

 

From Her Mouth to My Ears

Daliya Shapiro

My brain finally registered that Layla was typing to the girl and the girl was talking back. And they were talking about me

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 38

Zivia Reischer

Now that Sheva has finally earned enough for Adina’s Shabbaton fee, she doesn’t know what to do with the money



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you