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Davening from the Heart

C. B. Lieber

On the Yamim Noraim we listen to the chazzan, as for hours on end he beseeches Hashem on our behalf. Four chazzanim share their experiences

 

Jr. Tales: A Fast Decision

Rachel Stein

It really wasn’t fair. Why, she was practically a bas mitzvah already! Just till chatzos? That’s nothing! Suddenly a determined gleam sparked in her green eyes

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 41

Bracha Rosman

“We’ll leave that to the police.” Mr. Matthews stood up. “We’re going to town, Mrs. Renard. Get your daughter and come with me”

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 18

Rivka Streicher

“Do you know that when whales are lost they sing the song of their family, and they’ve been known to find each other through song?”



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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