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Firsts and First Reactions

Yisrael Rutman

New ideas and inventions are often met with suspicion. Read about the first reactions to things that we take for granted today

 

Jr. Tales: Unit 613

Yehuda Bromberg

What happens when some boys decide to pinch-hit for Chaveirim responders?

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 45

Bracha Rosman

Mr. Matthews looked down at the injured man. “Moe, I don’t know if you can hear me. I want to tell you that your niece, Lulu, is alive and well”

 

A Sign of Acceptance

Bassy Goldhirsch

I resented her. I resented her lifestyle, her mode of dress. I resented her new approach to life

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 22

Rivka Streicher

Now, Aunt Debbie is going out with a young man from here, from the place my high-flying city-girl aunt, endearingly calls “country”



 
Hidden Power
Yonoson Rosenblum One never knows the power of his or her mitzvos
Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance