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I Spy

Rochel Burstyn

The most effective way of getting information about other countries is by infiltrating the enemy’s ranks — spying on them!

 

F is for Friendship: The Main Part

Ruchama Schnaidman

“Can you give me a ride? Yad Miriam is having tryouts for their production today and I want to see if I can get a part”

 

Honesty above All: Chapter 1

Y. Bromberg

“He wants to know how you Jews stay so hopeful even when you all live in the Judengasse [Jews Alley]”

 

Crisscross: Chapter 18

Tovy Mann

Shimmy is looking around with interest. I wonder if anyone ever invited him to their house before. It would certainly never have occurred to me

 

Teen Fiction: A Matter of Mindset

Bassi Goldhirsch

I was only able to catch two words: Yaffa Gluck. But those words were enough. They were sufficient to dash my hopes

 

Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 4

Ariella Schiller

Tzippy shakes her head. “I still can’t believe you do this. Mommy, can you imagine me at 15, going anywhere with you willingly?”



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
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Four Walls Coming Full Circle
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And Yet We Smile
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Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
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Tali Messing
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Sick Note
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Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
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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