Jewish Prayers From the Heart and Pen of Alden Solovy

Posts from the ‘Stories’ category

Short, shorts about the Jewish heart.

Pinchas haLevi

This 111-word story tells of a man whose siddur is always near, but it’s really about passing the gift of prayer from one generation to the next.…

Menachem the Shochet

This unlikely 103-word story is about a vegetarian shochet, the ritual slaughterer. There’s a taste of ironic humor in this short piece. To listen along, click…

Bracha Simcha

Here’s another short, short story (167 words), this one about prayer and righteousness. To listen, click on the triangle in the bar below (website only). The…

Motyl the Fool

This story celebrates the pure, unbounded joy of loving Torah. It’s a favorite and great for Simchat Torah. Here are more stories and prayers for Simchat Torah. To listen along as…