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Poem

Light That Shines, Light That Burns

By On June 23, 2016

A poem about a runaway child. … Read More

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The Hevria Sessions

WATCH: “Out” by Rachel Kann

By On June 22, 2016

Rachel Kann performs her poem, "Out", on the streets of Brooklyn for the latest Hevria Session.… Read More

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Poem

Jerusalem

By On June 22, 2016

I was made for breaking. I am built from the raw material of utter destruction, every fissure bursting with crumpled petition.… Read More

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Essay

Let’s Get Real About the Art / Life Balance

By On June 21, 2016

Art gives us life, but it is not our life. … Read More

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Essay

How Not To Be A Jerk To Other Jews

By On June 20, 2016

Crown Heights has an eruv. You might disapprove. But threatening to tear it down is a jerky, crappy move.… Read More

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Essay

I Share My Soul Because I Hope For Change: A Father’s Day Exploration Of Openness And Vulnerability

By On June 19, 2016

My writing tends towards intimate self-disclosure. It's exhilarating, terrifying, and dangerous for me. I hope it promotes growth and change.… Read More

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Essay

The Garden of Eden in Exile

By On June 16, 2016

A story about traveling in Central America for a Rainbow Gathering where the writer arrives at the glorious gates of the Garden of Eden while still amidst exile.… Read More

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Essay

Dogs Have Four Legs

By On June 16, 2016

Need someone to confirm.… Read More

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Essay

For the Love of Dank Falafel

By On June 15, 2016

Elizabeth describes the beauty of watching Jewish young adults on Birthright connect with their Judaism in a visceral, visionary moment.… Read More

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Essay

The Truth About The Perfect People

By On June 15, 2016

Some people are just scary and terrifying and we should never, ever, ever try to talk to them. That is not at all what this post is about.… Read More

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