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Tunnel Vision

Yisrael Rutman

If your train can’t go over or around a mountain, it needs to go through it. The long and short of tunnels

 

My Hero

Henya Rochel Weingarten

As the only girl from my eighth-grade class attending Bais Bracha High School, I was having a rough time finding my place

 

The Bear Family: Ahuva Bear Brings Home a Friend

Yael Mermelstein

“It’s important to me that I get to meet your friends and I’d like you to invite her over this week,” Ima told Ahuva

 

Growing Pains

Rachel Stein

“The building is beautiful,” my mother said. “But what do you think of getting your friends together to make a garden out front?”

 

Breakthrough: Chapter 56

Tovy Mann

Yehudit Neiman discovers that Zagreb the Israeli agent and Yakub Farangis, her interrogator in Evin prison, are identical twins

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 47

Zivia Reischer

Uncle Ari agrees to try to help Sheva get accepted to seminary on condition that Adina try to make amends with Sheva



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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