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Hit the Lights!

Devorah Hirsch

After he tried it himself, he sat back and said, ‘That’s my item!’ He and Marvin inked a deal within an hour.” And thus, Lite-Brite came to life!

 

Madame Chamberlaine: The Snow Festival

Tzipie Wolner

“Alors, mes petites, I hear the two of you are having a bit of a problem waking up on time in the matin”

 

Jr. Tales: The De-Lite-Ful Surprise

Rachel Stein

Lite-Brite, Avrami read, his heart taking a nosedive as he eyed the package in disbelief. What in the world?

 

Hide and Seek: Chapter 49

Bracha Rosman

“Idy,” Toby said softly. “I’m sorry. I had no idea that you didn’t know.” She brushed the tears from her face. “Please forgive me”

 

Teen Fiction: Weird and Wonderful

Ruth Silver

Am I a puppet staging a show, forced to play a part that isn’t me? I sometimes feel as though my insides and outsides were mistakenly mismatched

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 26

Rivka Streicher

So Princess Charming’s life is not as charmed as I thought. She has a little brother with Down syndrome



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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?”