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The Scoop on Ice Cream

Leah Reisman

There’s nothing more blissful than a cool ice cream cone on a hot summer day. So here’s the scoop on your favorite frozen dessert

 

Shabbos Nachamu Memories

Jr. Contributors

Many camps (and some families) celebrate the hope and joy of Shabbos Nachamu with music, singing, and fanfare. Three Jr. writers share their Shabbos Nachamu memories

 

Jolly Solly: Stop, Look, and Listen

R. Atkins

Mr. Krankowitz stamped his foot in frustration. Why was everybody in such a hurry nowadays? Nobody had time to stop and listen anymore

 

The Jewel of Bombay: Chapter 4

Y. Bromberg

“Your Majesty, I present you with the Jewel of Bombay,” Aharon said dramatically, holding out Yair’s pearl with great flourish

 

Crisscross: Chapter 31

Tovy Mann

Strangely, I start to calm down. This day is what I’ve feared for so long, and now it’s here. I’m facing it

 

Going Places

Sarah Einhorn

I spoke to teens from around the world to hear how most girls their age spend their summer and how long their summer vacation lasts

 

DBTalk: Graduation

Yael Dorfman and Bashi Levine LPC, ACT

We hold graduation “ceremonies” quite frequently as group members finish their course of therapy, and every time is unique and emotional

 

DMCs: Pen Pals!

As told to Leah Greenburg

My friends were (mostly) great but if you told one friend something in confidence, the whole class would know about it within the week

 

Friendship: Articulation

Devora Zheutlin MA, CAS

Many times, the vague good intentions we may have are born from a pure and well-intentioned place. The ideas are idealistic and sweet, but we lack follow-through

 

Teen Fiction: A Chance to Dance

Rikki Ellinson

“That wasn’t my fault,” Leah explained. “That was just because of that annoying piece of wood!” Truth be told, her dance tryout wouldn’t be much better

 

Movin’ On Up: Part 3

Shaina Keren

Jobs, jobs, jobs, all around the town. How did all these people decide what they wanted to do?

 

Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 17

Ariella Schiller

Hadas shrugs. “Image. Appearances. Looks. Social circles. It’s all a big game. And it doesn’t stop with tenth grade. It’s the whole city”



 
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Strive for What Binds Us
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Embracing Victimhood
Eytan Kobre Combating the allure of victimhood
The Kids Are Going to Camp, the Parents Are Going Broke
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Work/Life Solutions with Carlos Wigle
Moe Mernick “Rejection is Hashem’s protection” 
How to Create a Simple 900-Page Novel
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman All of us can reset the titles of our own lives
Stand There or Do Something
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP It’s called collaborative care, and it works miracles
I'm Here — Are You Ready?
Riki Goldstein Upbeat and catchy, but still makes listeners think
Back in Time
Riki Goldstein "I wish I could recapture that excitement"
Mixed Messages
Riki Goldstein The unsung craftsmen who give albums their special touch
Go in Peace
Faigy Peritzman Inner peace makes us vessels for blessing
All Work and No Play
Sarah Chana Radcliffe A life only about doing your duties loses all its color
Dying to Believe
With Rav Moshe Wolfson, written by Baila Vorhand Emunah peshutah is the force behind Jewish continuity