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Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 21

Ariella Schiller

I am just hurrying back into the sunlight when I bump into someone I know, someone with accusing eyes and hurt oozing out of every pore. Hadas


Aussie Schoolkids

Rochel Burstyn

Some kids are still smack-bang in the middle of their school year. Let’s meet some Australian students


Jolly Solly: Out of the Blue

R. Atkins

Pink gift wrap for a sophisticated teen! Out of the question. As far as she was concerned, it was pale-blue patterned gift wrap, or nothing


The Deadly Dance: Chapter 1

Y. Bromberg

Kuzma heaved himself off of his chair and stretched out his hands. “There’s no stopping me when I feel the need to dance!”


Crisscross: Chapter 35

Tovy Mann

My sister’s head snaps up suddenly. She gives a shriek at the sight of my biological father and leaps out of Ima’s arms


Extreme Talents

Rochel Burstyn

You might have even wondered what your special talent is. Look inside you — it could be anything! Here are some folks with unusual talents.


Jr. Tales: Monkey Business

Rachel Stein

No more clowning around ever again. From now on, I will be a model student and son and stay out of trouble


The Evil Eye: Chapter 3

Y. Bromberg

“Where is the Jew?” everyone screamed eagerly, turning in all directions in search of a helpless Jew to beat. “Where?”


Crisscross: Chapter 34

Tovy Mann

I walk over to the door and look up at his face. My biological father smiles. He seems sure of himself.


Teen Fiction: Bullied

Bassy Goldhirsch

“I need security, and Mimi gives me that. The social jungle of high school is not easy to survive. But Mimi knows the way. She’s my GPS”


Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 20

Ariella Schiller

If Tamara Fine is the reason for my sudden ambition to conquer the world, is that so wrong?


Color Blindness: Not just Black and White

Jennifer Tzivia MacLeod

Millions of people are color-blind, but it’s not always easy. What is life like when you can’t see colors normally?

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The Fortunes of War
Rabbi Moshe Grylak We’re still feeling the fallout of the First World War
Some Lessons, But Few Portents
Yonoson Rosenblum What the midterms tell us about 2020
Vote of Confidence
Eyan Kobre Why I tuned in to the liberal radio station
5 out of 10
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Top 5 Moments of the Kinus
Day in the Life
Rachel Bachrach Chaim White of KC Kosher Co-op
When Less is More
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman How a good edit enhances a manuscript
It’s My Job
Jacob L. Freedman “Will you force me to take meds?”
They’re Still Playing My Song?
Riki Goldstein Yitzy Bald’s Yerav Na
Yisroel Werdyger Can’t Stop Singing
Riki Goldstein Ahrele Samet’s Loi Luni
Double Chords of Hope
Riki Goldstein You never know how far your music can go
Will Dedi Have the Last Laugh?
Dovid N. Golding Dedi and Ding go way back
Battle of the Budge
Faigy Peritzman Using stubbornness to grow in ruchniyus
The Challenging Child
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Strategies for raising the difficult child
Bucking the Trend
Sara Eisemann If I skip sem, will I get a good shidduch?
The Musician: Part 1
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer "If she can't read she'll be handicapped for life!"