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Fasten Your Seatbelt

Yisrael Rutman

All the technology in the world can’t seem to make life perfectly safe. Can anything be done to prevent at least some accidents? Yes and no…

 

Intersection of Kindness and Warmth

Simi Besser

Sunday mornings in Montreal see a cheerful, bearded crossing guard singing parshah rhymes, and bringing smiles to children and adults alike

 

The Mysterious Candlesticks: Chapter 3

Y. Bromberg

“Stop!” A shout pierced through the air, shattering the peaceful silence. “There’s an ambush at the bottom! Go back!”

 

Jolly Solly: Full Stop

R. Atkins

The next Monday morning, a strange sight greeted the schoolchildren. There were two crossing guards at the crosswalk instead of one, looking virtually identical

 

F Is for Friendship: Best Friend Ever

Ruchama Schnaidman

“Yeah,” I said and my fingers started twisting the way they usually do when I’m surrounded by the most popular girls in my class

 

Yosef Chaim’s Adventures: Yosef Chaim Learns a Lesson

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

That was a really cool class. It was amazing to hear about all the smart ideas Hashem put into animals’ heads about how to survive

 

The Mysterious Candlesticks: Chapter 2

Y. Bromberg

His hero was a soldier in armor. He looked young and intelligent and something about the way he carried himself gave an aura of an experienced warrior

 

Crisscross: Chapter 4

Tovy Mann

At last it’s time for our morning break. I’m starving! At least I was until I see Shimmy Gutman standing by the sink waiting for me

 

Song of the Sea: Chapter 32

Zivia Reischer

It’s most stark for them, because they were on the hill, and they’re probably haunted by “it could have been me”

 

Jolly Solly: Troubled Waters

R. Atkins

“Why don’t we build huts on our rafts? Then we could sail far away from civilization, and stay there as long as we liked”

 

Jr. Tales: Raking It In

Rachel Stein

I have to finish first! Nachi told himself. If I can get most of the neighborhood’s business, then I’ll earn the most money

 

Crisscross: Chapter 3

Tovy Mann

What could have happened to make her so frightened that she keeps hiding? What could be so terrible in such a short life?

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With All Due Respect
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The honor of every human being
What We Lost
Yonoson Rosenblum A long view, a larger perspective
Reprobate Return
Eytan Kobre Loyalty to the true and the morally upright
My Own Gentle Giant
Jacob L. Freedman Finn smirked. “Do whatever you want, Dr. Israel”
Individually United
Faigy Peritzman Two contradictions classify the Korban Pesach as a chok
Hearing Problems
Sarah Chana Radcliffe In fight mode, you may hear attacks never said
An Equal Focus
Rebbetzin Shira Smiles Remaining true to our most authentic feminine selves
The Marketer, Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer “I’m late, my work is late, I come to meetings late”
Dear Neighbor and Friend
Words Unspoken I know you’ve been given challenging kids