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Flying Colors

Rochel Burstyn

We’re in for a treat! Here we are, at Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory, waiting to meet the butterfly conservatory curator and see all those gorgeous butterflies

 

The Bear Family: Benny Bear and the Quiet Kid

Yael Mermelstein

Nonny sighed. “Everyone has a talent,” he said. He didn’t say “except for me” but I knew that was what he was feeling

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 23

Bracha Rosman

Idy untied the muddied old blankets from Lulu, and threw them into the bushes. “These aren’t good anymore.” She laughed. “They haven’t been good for years”

 

What Have I Got to Lose?

Rifky Wertzberger

I can’t understand why Mommy has decided to listen to Mrs. Kahan, the principal. Doesn’t she know that Mrs. Kahan loves putting labels on kids?

 

Stand Up and Be Counted: Chapter 8

Devorah Grant

Was there a way to be unique even while doing the same thing as everyone else? I was beginning to think that perhaps there was



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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