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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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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
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Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
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Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without