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Andrea Grinberg

Story

Here, Weakest Means Strongest

By On August 10, 2016

I remember a year ago when you were there for me, holding on in the same way and telling me that I was so beautiful. Now I understand.… Read More

List

Being Wrong Feels So Darn Good

By On July 20, 2016

My worldview is changing so much that, at this rate, I’m going to be a spectator sports loving fanatic within five years.… Read More

Essay

Why I’m Glad I Yelled At My Professor

By On June 8, 2016

I felt something boil up inside me. I simply could not take it anymore. I interrupted him, “Stop telling me what not to do and tell me what TO do!!”… Read More

Essay

I’m Dreaming Your Dream

By On May 11, 2016

On Yom Hazikaron/Haatzmaut, despite all odds I am praying for the place that we know can be, the dream that we all have, the reality that seems so far, yet is so… Read More

Essay

I’m A Hypocrite When It Comes To Marriage Advice

By On April 27, 2016

I found my beshert by going against almost all the Torah advice I had been given. If it hadn’t been for one mentor giving me the go ahead, I would likely… Read More

Essay

Why I Refuse To Quit the Cello

By On March 30, 2016

I had slammed a door on the purest part of my soul. And for what? Like a baby crying out for its mother, I had denied its outstretched arms, turned… Read More

First Posts

I Miss Clubbing

By On March 2, 2016

Seven years later I could tell you that I’ve found the same venue for joy within observant Judaism, but I haven’t.… Read More

Guest Post

Israel & Yisrael… It’s Complicated

By On October 20, 2015

To us, Israel is so much more than politics, state, and nation. And this is why it’s so important that we learn to separate what is political from what isn’t.… Read More

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