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Facets
“You find it easy to make friends?” Chana asked me sincerely. “I know how to be friendly, but a friend… I haven’t made one in a long time”
Esther Kurtz
Facets
Was it possible to make a friend in two weeks? Maybe I can get Rafi to change the terms. I really, really wanted to go
Esther Kurtz
Summer Job
“What about 200 boys who don’t come from wealthy homes? You know, plain families, no big privileges. Their big break from regular life is camp”
Dov Haller
Summer Job
“I have a cousin and a brother. They have a million connections. When do you want to do the breakout?”
Dov Haller
Calligraphy
My bag has a Bais Yaakov Convention key chain on it, a gift from my older sister. And my best friend is walking next to me, wearing blue jeans
Ariella Schiller
Calligraphy
And here I was. The start of a new journey, the kind that searched for answers that didn’t exist but that you had to seek out, anyway
Rikki Ehrlich
Once upon a Story
What a great resolution! What a great plan! And what a great year it was going to be!
Rochel Samet
Once upon a Story
Maybe they were just dehydrated — they should go drink some of Mommy’s lemonade and they would stop seeing things 
Penina Steinbruch
Knowing and Growing
Why real simchah in avodah is so elusive for most of us
Rabbi Reuven Leuchter
Knowing and Growing
 It’s best to start out with one mitzvah that speaks to us
Rabbi Reuven Leuchter
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