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The Fungus among Us

Ahuva Sofer

Fungi serve a major role in the maintenance of our world. And believe it or not, fungus has saved many lives. Welcome to the fascinating world of fungi

 

Teen Fiction: Open Doors (inspired by true events)

Brocha Miller

Yes, it was wonderful that everyone knew each other’s schedule. Yes, it was convenient to have your neighbor keep an ear out for your baby… but still

 

Jolly Solly: Growing Pains

R. Atkins

When the phone rang in Eli’s office, he picked it up with a cheerful hello, not dreaming of the bombshell about to fall on his head

 

King for a Day: Chapter 5

Y. Bromberg

“The illness that he has been battling for the past seven years has finally claimed his life!”

 

Crisscross: Chapter 17

Tovy Mann

I’d been sure it was about Yael. How could it be about me? I feel chills running up and down my spine. Danger? From who?

 

Claim to Fame: Ruth Finkelstein's Mendel the Mouse

C.B. Lieber

Mrs. Finkelstein began writing about Mendel the Mouse in the 1970s and kept it up for over 22 years. Now that’s called dedication!

 

Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 3

Ariella Schiller

“Where are we going to live? Where’s Daddy going to live? How’s Shabbos going to work? Are you going to get divorced? Remarried? Why?”



MM217
 
A Response to "Too Far from Home"
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “Chareidi Israel is not happy to absorb immigrants”
Life after Kollel
Yonoson Rosenblum Remaining a ben Torah requires remaining a bar daas
Angel's Advocate
Eytan Kobre Because this is how’s it’s supposed to be always
Make Your Words Count
Rabbi Shneur Aisenstark This story delivers two sobering lessons for all of us
I Know of What I Speak
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman I would allow my mask to fall, my soul to be revealed
Meet the Tzaddik
Jacob L. Freedman “Aren’t there meds that can get him back to yeshivah?”
Two centuries later, the Chasam Sofer’s niggunim are heard again
Riki Goldstein The musical side of the Chasam Sofer dynasty
How Do You Think of These Words?
Riki Goldstein “For me, the words are the neshamah of the song”
The Song I Can't Stop Singing: Shlomo Simcha
Riki Goldstein “Which song are you connecting to this season?”
Megama Had the Magic
Riki Goldstein Remembering Moshe Yess a”h and Shalom Levine a”h
Living Beyond the Moment
Faigy Peritzman Someone steeped in Torah always lives beyond the moment
Uncertainty
Sarah Chana Radcliffe We can only be sure that we can never be sure
Instinctive Knowledge
With Rav Moshe Wolfson, written by Baila Vorhand Jewish babies are born knowing Hashem
The Gardener: Part II
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “It’s a secret language called body language”