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Dare to Doodle

Leeba Leichtman

Regardless of your age, stage, or skill level, you can indulge in the time-honored pastime of doodling

 

Jolly Solly: Passport Pictures

R. Atkins

After supper, it was time for bed. Mommy was just about to take the little girl upstairs, when she stopped in shock

 

Jr. Tales: The Hidden Art

Rachel Stein

I’ll take that,” Mrs. Gerson declared, marching toward the pale-faced duo. Uh-oh, Avigayil and Shaindy thought. We’re doomed

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 48

Bracha Rosman

“The article said that the rabbi and his wife had children.” She looked deep into Idy’s eyes. “Two children… a girl and a boy”

 

Teen Fiction: Babkas

Roizy Baum

It’s not that I’ve developed a complex, it’s just that I’m afraid to take the risk of flopping again. I stick to simpler mess-free dishes

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 23

Rivka Streicher

I remember that grin, she was wearing it in my dream last night. She visits my dreams often, hale and healthy like nothing’s happened



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Think It Through
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The import of the name Anshei Knesses Hagedolah
Face the Facts: Don’t Suppress Them
Yonoson Rosenblum The left behaves more and more like a cult
You Never Looked So Good
Eytan Kobre Growing hunger for the fleeting high of the superficial
Top 5 Shiur Title Techniques
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin The answer to “what’s it about?” can fill or empty rooms
Power of Suggestion
Rachel Bachrach Mikey Benzaken is a stage hypnotist based in Jerusalem
Make It Happen
Jacob L. Freedman “If I’m a bum then let me be a bum”
Hard Knocks
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The Langer boys never forgot that apology
The Classic That Almost Didn’t Make the Cut
Riki Goldstein “It took only ten minutes to write, so we weren’t sure”
Hevel Pihem Keeps the World Going
Riki Goldstein The purity of their eyes and their innocent chatter
Yussi Sonnenblick never imagined they’d be singing “Eilecha” half a century later
Riki Goldstein “It’s nice to hear people still singing those songs”
The Rebbe’s Smile and the Rav’s Slap
Riki Goldstein “That was probably my most memorable performance”
Life in the Other Lane
Faigy Peritzman We should honor every Jew as if he were a talmid chacham
Needy
Sarah Chana Radcliffe The needier a person, the more they push people away
Touch of Light
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt “A person cannot live without any kavod”
Stay-at-Home Therapist: Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer She turns to me. “You know the type, smart and silent?”