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The Write Stuff

Rochel Burstyn

What on earth is graphology?! Good question. Graphology is the process of analyzing handwriting — not by what you wrote, but how you wrote it — and can tell you all about your personality

 

Curious Jr.: Meet a Private Investigator

Danielle Sarah Storch

Detectives and private investigators aren’t just fictional characters. Private investigator David J. Cohen tells us about his job and what a private investigator really does

 

How to Make a Friend

Yael Mermelstein

The hot oil splashed into the air. SIZZLE! Droplets scattered all over the place. Rafi ran for his life

 

Starting Over

Izzy Gold

Shloima’s heart fell as he heard this news. He and Nossi had been best friends forever and had always been together in the same class

 

Breakthrough: Chapter 48

Tovy Mann

Yehudit Neiman and her parents almost escape Iran, but at the last minute Yehudit is forced off the plane

 

Letter from a Teacher

Chayki Berger

In certain classrooms, when I finish a lesson I get a chorus of “thank you.” This fills me with pride, warmth, and then some wonder

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 39

Zivia Reischer

Fraida and Sima announce that tomorrow is the deadline for Shabbaton registration, and Sheva knows Adina is still planning not to attend without telling anyone.



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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