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Make the Right Move

Chaya Englard

I heard about a yeshivah girl’s school in Flatbush that took their students to a chess tournament and I was intrigued. My crash course began

 

Jolly Solly: A Game of Musical Chess

R. Atkins

Fishel fished out the book of instructions, and Faivish tried to pretend he understood what it was talking about, but it was no good

 

The Tzaddik of Tunisia: Chapter 2

Y. Bromberg

For two weeks Ali trudged slowly to work early each morning and returned with his head down. And then one day, something extraordinary occurred

 

Crisscross: Chapter 23

Tovy Mann

No dirty dishes in the sink. That means that Ima planned to leave the house early. No reason to worry that something must have happened

 

Teen Fiction: Moving On

Malky Cope

If I had known what was in store for our relationship, I might not have counted down the days to her wedding with such eagerness

 

Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 9

Ariella Schiller

I can’t seem to stop. “It’s always Simchi this and Simchi that. Well, I’m sick of it. Sick of it!”



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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
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
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Tali Messing
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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