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Claim to Fame: Shifra Glick

C. B. Lieber

They make us grin, chuckle, and chortle. They’re the famous Shikufitzky characters, of course! How does their creator Shifra Glick do it each week?

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 38

Bracha Rosman

Jacob shook beneath the tarp, sweating in the freezing weather. It took nearly the rest of the ride to the Renards for Jacob to regain his composure

 

Embarrassed

Malky Cope

I mean, seriously! Of all the girls in the world available to him, why did he have to pick her?

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 15

Rivka Streicher

Four pairs of eyes travel to the cuckoo clock. The gold cuckoo chooses the moment to emerge, four shrill times. Four o’clock

 

The Man on the Street

B. Deer

There are currently 4.12 million miles of road in the US, and all those roads need to be maintained. Who keeps our roads safe?

 

Jolly Solly: Gotta Get Away

R. Atkins

Mr. Krankowitz was kitted out in earplugs, face mask, and sunglasses, looking like some kind of strange creature from outer space

 

Jr. Tales: Up, Up, and Awake

Bracha Spice

“Please be seated,” Mom said, her voice firm. “I’ve been thinking about our morning routine, and I decided that it’s time to implement some changes”



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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