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Adventurous Accommodations

Sivi Sekula

What’s your idea of a great summer vacation? Kids from around the world talk about a summer vacation spent with their families

 

Forgive Me

Malka Katzman

My face burns up and I spill my wrath on to my counselor, Miriam. “You’re so mean! That’s not nice!” Horrifically enough, I burst into tears

 

Jolly Solly Leads the Pack

R. Atkins

“Whatever in the world is going on?” she said while gasping. “We’re going to Florida, not Alaska”

 

Down and Under

Rhona Lewis

Of course, I was really, really excited. I mean, how many kids from Lakewood get to go Down Under? But there was another reason, too

 

Ask the Expert: Care for a Pet

Leah Reisman

Are there any pets out there that are low-maintenance and mommy-friendly, and if so, how do I care for them?

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 34

Bracha Rosman

“I’m telling you that some helpless kid was kidnapped, and the kidnappers are going to collect the ransom money at the park tomorrow, at noon”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 11

Rivka Streicher

“Dropping out, why? Why are you acting so strange lately? Why are you doing things that will make you so unpopular?” Her voice is whispered, harsh



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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