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What You Thought You Knew About Colors

Yisrael Rutman

Fire engines are red, And sometimes blue, Not all swans are white, There are black ones, too!

 

Jolly Solly

R. Atkins

Chavi Morris was in a really bad mood. “Why’s Chavi angry wiv everyone?” Miriam asked Mommy. “She’s not really angry, dear,” said Mommy. “She’s just under a lot of pressure at the moment. Chavi and her friends are organizing a summer fete, which is a kind of party, in honor of the holidays and to celebrate the fact they’re moving up a grade. It’s lots of work to arrange.”

 

It Wasn’t Quite Like That

Rhona Lewis

Tami raced into the living room, her ponytail hanging over her left ear. “Gila, I need you to give out four more invitations.” I banged closed the comic book I had finally convinced my friend Leah to lend me for the afternoon.



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Seventy Years
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “The sword from without, and machlokes from within”
Helping Our Kids Find Their Mission
Yonoson Rosenblum The best home protection against the “foreign winds”
Meeting for Minchah
Eytan Kobre “A Ten-Minute Appointment for a Five-Minute Encounter”
Top 5 Jewish Grammar Mistakes
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Seeing the errors of our grammatical ways
The Missing Alef
Alef is not simply another letter in the Hebrew alphabet
What Are You Grateful For?
Jacob L. Freedman “I guess all we can do is to be grateful”
A Simple Offering
Faigy Peritzman Our obligations are measured according to our abilities
Building a Better Brain
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Make your home an emotionally safe place to be real
The Cyclist: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Rachel has advanced from “flustered” to “determined”
Wholly Holy
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Realize who you are and how you can impact this world