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Power Struggle

Sivi Sekula

Some countries go through a lot of political unrest, with people trying to seize power from the rulers and take over the government, in a coup

 

Jolly Solly: Fish-Dish Wish

R. Atkins

It was one thing to watch spiders, but he drew the line at having one invade his shirt. Faivish had had enough

 

King for a Day: Chapter 3

Y. Bromberg

The gentiles had let him down miserably. Only a single Jewish rabbi had actually given him a chance to prove himself...

 

Crisscross: Chapter 15

Tovy Mann

I push open the door and feel the cold air greet me. Shimmy hears my footsteps approaching and stands up straight in anticipation

 

First Things First

Sara Miriam Gross and Leah Reisman

Our lives today are full of so many kosher amenities — delicious foods, books and toys, and music and entertainment. How did all of this come to be?

 

Super Avi: Wish at the Wall

Ruchama Schnaidman and Avi Newhouse

“It was incredible,” Avi says. “I went with an organization called Wish at the Wall and it was not just a regular trip…”

 

DBTalk: Worry thoughts, Wise Mind statements, THINK skills

Yael Dorfman and Bashi Levine, LPC, ACT

The DEAR MAN skills are totally working. Even my friends noticed. Shira was shocked into silence when she overheard me say no to Ruti

 

Free at Last!: Story Section

Teen Pages Contributors

We were freed from Mitzrayim over 3,000 years ago. Do we enjoy that freedom? Or enslave ourselves to other forms of slavery? 7 Stories of Freedo

 

Friendship: Inner Circle, Inner Self

Devora Zheutlin, MA, CAS

Just the advantage of knowing who you really are helps you seek compatible friends. You are more likely to gravitate to similar people

 

Teen Fiction: Offstage

Aidy Feldman

“There’s no reason to compare marks,” Ma said. But she signed the paper, and Riva knew there were very good reasons to compare marks

 

Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 1

Ariella Schiller

He is our sun, Mommy our moon, the six of us orbiting them in a happy, organized dance

 

The 4 Cups

Y. Bromberg

On Pesach night we drink four cups of royalty! Let’s explore the deep meaning behind this beautiful mitzvah and some of its intricate halachos

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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