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Collector’s Items

Yisrael Rutman

People have been collecting things since there have been people and things to collect. They do it for fun, for profit, and in some cases, they don’t know why they do it!

 

Jolly Solly: Shine a Light on a Mystery

R. Atkins

Mr. Krankowitz was in a rage. His new twist ties were gone. The nerve of those criminals!

 

Yosef Chaim’s Hole in One

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

“Hey, you guys! You wanna play adju’im? We’ll see who’s the best!” The problem was that we had no idea what he was talking about

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 26

Bracha Rosman

Idy and Lulu are a short distance from the town where Idy plans to search for Jacob. The kidnappers aren’t far behind them

 

A Wasted Opportunity

Malky Cope

Sisters, friends, cousins, and aunts… everyone was asked for their advice, which they were only too happy to dispense freely. Big mistake!

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 3

Rivka Streicher

Naomi is upset at Rafi for taking her therapy journal, a collection of letters to their father, then decides to lets her brother read it



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Atonement — Fake and Real
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Four Walls Coming Full Circle
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And Yet We Smile
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Out of This World
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Tali Messing
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Sick Note
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Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
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Endnote: Side Notes
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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
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Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
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