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Heads Up

Yisrael Rutman

Rosh Hashanah is the head of the year because it is the single most important day of the entire year

 

Jolly Solly: All That Glitters

R. Atkins

“What’s this?” muttered Leah to herself, bending down and picking it up. “Oh! It’s a Rosh Hashanah card. It looks like Miriam’s. How sweet”

 

Uman, Uman, Rosh Hashanah

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

Before he passed away, Rebbe Nachman made a promise — that he would pray in Shamayim for anyone who came to pray beside his kever at Rosh Hashanah

 

The Bear Family: Nonny and Benny Go Apple Picking

Yael Mermelstein

Hello, do you know how high trees are? How am I supposed to reach apples? Last I checked, climbing trees wasn’t my most successful sport

 

Jr. Tales: Heads Up!

Rachel Stein

That night, while Tatty was at Maariv and Mommy was upstairs putting the baby to sleep, Sorale and Binyamin crept into the kitchen to investigate

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 40

Bracha Rosman

Mrs. Sommer’s lowered her voice. “Idy, you and Lulu aren’t safe here. Those men may return”

 

Teen Fiction: Unstuck

Efrat Singer

“She needed a makeover desperately,” Liora said shortly. Her face clouded over. “Now if only my insides would match her outsides”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 17

Rivka Streicher

Shiri’s voice — what she said this afternoon — cogitates in my mind: You think you’re better than us



MM217
 
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