Jolly Solly
“I must get the animals to safety, before the water rises any further,” Eli said

By R. Atkins

Story Time
“What do you mean I can’t marry your daughter? Do you know who I am? You don’t just say no to me!”

By Y. Bromberg

School Daze
Ruti or Adina ask to play with me almost every day after school, but act like they don’t know me in school

By Perel Stone

Building Dreams
Faiga looked at me, a glint in her eye. “You need to pay attention. I can’t always be working your life out for you”

By Malka Grunhaus

Family First Serial
Bilhah picks up a faded blossom and crushes it between her fingers. “If people liked her — loved her — she would not be so afraid”

By Leah Gebber

Chaim Shapiro’s piece on transitioning from a yeshivah environment to the corporate world [Issue 916] continues to draw feedback

By Mishpacha Readers

“Seven days of shivah is enough; why spend all your life like that?”

By Leah Gebber

5 to 9
As we wrap up this column (for now), the team at Mishpacha felt that the best possible candidate for a final interview would be me

By Moe Mernick

Family Reflections
If someone shuts down every time they are upset, how can you help them find their voice?

By Sarah Chana Radcliffe

True Account
An antitank missile took Shalev Bitton's leg, but not his faith 

By Chananel Shapiro