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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”

 

Virtual-Reality Tour of the Beis Hamikdash

Rochel Gross

Join Jr. as we check out “A Look into the Past,” a virtual-reality tour of the Second Beis Hamikdash, produced by The Western Wall Heritage Foundation

 

Yosef Chaim’s Adventures: Wake-Up Call

Shira Yehudit Djalilmand

I didn’t want him there, either. But I did feel a bit uncomfortable, knowing he was the only neighbor not invited

 

The Jewel of Bombay: Chapter 3

Y. Bromberg

“It’s a pity, but Jeffer was right,” Djanger said as he nodded his head sagely. “Only Hashem can make someone wealthy, or make someone, well, not wealthy”

 

Crisscross: Chapter 30

Tovy Mann

Inside, I’m wondering where I will be in a month. The day I’ve been dreading is almost here. Tomorrow morning we go to court

 

Teen Fiction: Tishah B’Av Musings

Teen Contributors

I cry. And as I cry, Yerushalayim cries along with me. And as I wait, my eyes beseeching, Yerushalayim waits along with me

 

Bricks and Ladders: Chapter 16

Ariella Schiller

“Hadas, what school bag am I supposed to get? My bag from last year is a floral print. It’s only two years old and it’s super cute. Can I use it?”

 

Growing up... in Camp

B. Deer

What’s it like to be a staff kid and have your parents at camp all summer? Staff kids have a totally different perspective on camp

 

Jolly Solly: Summer Plans

R. Atkins

“Let’s ask Mommy if we can go somewhere else instead of Miami. I mean, there are lots of other exotic places in the world”

 

The Jewel of Bombay: Chapter 2

Y. Bromberg

“Help me!” Yair called desperately to passerby as he chased the eagle. The 99 gold coins tucked inside the turban were getting away from him!

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Using Our Free Will Effectively
Yonoson Rosenblum The image we carry of ourselves is key
Pitcher-Perfect
Eytan Kobre The ripple effects of one Jew’s kiddush Sheim Shamayim
Living the High Life
Rabbi Avrohom Neuberger It is exhilarating to matter, to be truly alive
It’s Time for Us to Speak Up
Rabbi Dovid Eliezrie We must speak out proudly for the values of Yiddishkeit
Kiruv Is Not Dead
Rabbi Meir Goldberg Do these sound like uninspired or closed students?
Frosting on the Cake
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman “Let’s not let a missing chocolate cake ruin our siyum!”
A Warm Corner in Flatbush
Yosef Zoimen It was a simple shul with a choshuve leader
Out of Control
Jacob L. Freedman “That’s illegal, Dr. Fine. I can’t have a part in this”
Song of Reckoning in the Skulener Court
Riki Goldstein “It’s awe-inspiring to watch the Rebbe sing this song”
“U’teshuvah, U’tefillah, U’tzedakah”
Riki Goldstein Throughout the Yamim Noraim, three words accompany us
The Rebbe Held His Gaze
Riki Goldstein A moment etched in Reb Dovid Werdyger’s memory forever
The Road Taken
Faigy Peritzman In the end it’s clear who really merits true happiness
Sincere Apology
Sarah Chana Radcliffe A heartfelt and complete apology can turn things around
Power Pack of Mercy
Mrs. Shani Mendlowitz The 13 Attributes of Mercy are “an infinite treasure”
The Appraiser: Part II
D. Himy M.S. CCC-SLP, and Zivia Reischer “Eli needs to see people who struggled to achieve”