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So Far and Yet So Near

B. Deer

Space is huge — full of planets, stars, galaxies, meteors, moons, cosmos, and more. Imagine seeing all that up close through a telescope!

 

Madame Chamberlaine: The Telescope Truce

Tzipie Wolner

I wanted to hide, I was so ashamed. Why did I keep fighting with Shuly? Really, there was no reason. She just bothered me sometimes, but really, I still liked her. And now this!

 

Jr. Tales: Stardust

Leeba Lichtman

My nose was tickling outside the door, but I held back the sneeze; I had to hear this. They were talking about me

 

Super Avi: Episode 5

Ruchama Schnaidman

They wanted me to have enough soda to drink to my heart’s content, and actually had a soda machine installed in my house

 

Breakthrough: Chapter 58

Tovy Mann

“Okay, I give up. What’s it supposed to be?” Yehudit finally asked, staring at the strange contraption Zagreb had put together from the crate’s contents

 

Priceless Presents

Chavi Brody

“Clothing?! I’ve been wearing this outfit so often, the design is getting all rubbed out! And look, it barely fits!”

 

Silver and Gold: Chapter 49

Zivia Reischer

Sheva struggled valiantly to disguise the tears in her throat. “She should have been more careful,” she repeated. “She’s a teacher!”

 

From Gags to Riches

Rochel Burstyn

“Seriously? Someone paid money for that?!” Some of these crazy inventions were popular for just a short time, but some are household names to this day



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Seventy Years
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “The sword from without, and machlokes from within”
Helping Our Kids Find Their Mission
Yonoson Rosenblum The best home protection against the “foreign winds”
Meeting for Minchah
Eytan Kobre “A Ten-Minute Appointment for a Five-Minute Encounter”
Top 5 Jewish Grammar Mistakes
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Seeing the errors of our grammatical ways
The Missing Alef
Alef is not simply another letter in the Hebrew alphabet
What Are You Grateful For?
Jacob L. Freedman “I guess all we can do is to be grateful”
A Simple Offering
Faigy Peritzman Our obligations are measured according to our abilities
Building a Better Brain
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Make your home an emotionally safe place to be real
The Cyclist: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Rachel has advanced from “flustered” to “determined”
Wholly Holy
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Realize who you are and how you can impact this world