Jr. Feature

By J.S. Wolin

Teen Feature
Through the masterful notes and melodies of her music, Chayala Neuhaus offers a heartfelt soundtrack to our life’s journey.

By Rivki Silver

Jr. Feature
“If you have a good voice, it’s a gift from Hashem and a responsibility”

By J.S. Wolin

Jr. Serial
But now… it’s happened, somehow; I feel like I have a place here. I have friends.

By Rochel Samet

Jr. Fiction
Mendy stalks toward me, hand outstretched. I shriek until Mommy comes onto the porch to see what’s going on

By Ariella Schiller

Teen Serial
I stand up, hyperaware that every eye in my class is upon me, and hobble toward Ma.

By Ariella Schiller

Jr. Serial
If they get home too close to Shabbos, Mommy’s never going to let them wander the woods again on a Friday afternoon

By Bashie Lisker

For the Record
Mesivta Rav Chaim Berlin was founded in the early ’30s by the rising star in the yeshivah world, Rav Yitzchok Hutner

By Dovi Safier and Yehuda Geberer

Family Reflections
What should we do when we feel we can’t be honest with the people we love?

By Sarah Chana Radcliffe

Calligraphy: Succos 5784
Her Dovid has been relentlessly bullying Shmuli, and I’ve had enough of her, “Oh, Dovid doesn’t mean anything by it,” lackadaisical attitude

By Ariella Schiller

Connect Four
Four insights into various elements of Succos that come to light based on the words of the Vilna Gaon

By Rabbi Daniel Glatstein

A Better You
While nisyonos, like medication, are inherently for our benefit, Hashem also coats them in a capsule of kindness

By Family First Contributors

Calligraphy: Succos 5784
“But what if he wants his wife to be everything?” Atara said. “I think that’s what he wants”

By Esther Kurtz