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Ayala Tiefenbrunn

Essay

My Hard Drive Broke & I Don’t Care

By On August 9, 2018

But every time I whipped the external hard drive out, or put some files in my Google Drive, I asked myself- did I make something worth saving?  … Read More

Review

The WOV Life with Bari Mitzmann

By On July 12, 2018

How many times do we as women push ourselves to go to sleep “just an hour later”, skip that meal, run out to do a chore that “can’t wait until tomorrow” because… Read More

Poem

Try Again

By On June 14, 2018

Create. Opportunities for yourself. Hold your foot in the door even though it’s slamming into your foot over and over again. When the door closes, Kick that wall until you break open… Read More

Essay

Our Deafening Silence

By On May 3, 2018

You only talk when it's useless. Words are nothing to you. Hashem created the synapses of your mind to be formulated for kedusha and you prefer the babblings of a madman in an… Read More

Collection

Artificial Intelligence Wrote This

By On April 19, 2018

What would happen if I took the past month of Hevria articles and use it as the source text to create something new?… Read More

Essay

In Defense Of Secular College

By On March 22, 2018

There is this really cool thing called conviction. It’s goes something like standing your ground when you believe deeply enough in something. I have loads of it, to a fault. Since becoming… Read More

Poem

Where Things Are Soft And Edgeless

By On March 8, 2018

i dont want to leave my bed/where things are/ soft and edgeless / like the ocean … Read More

Essay

Becoming What You Were Taught To Hate

By On February 6, 2018

As if we made up Shabbat. As if we made this school rule. As if I gave a damn if you’re shomer Shabbat or not.… Read More

List

7 Observations from Disney World

By On January 23, 2018

People in Disney World are kind and courteous. They are also being emotionally pampered by dozens of workers during their visit. Good places inspire people to give what they get. … Read More

Visual

Creative Minds (Part One?)

By On January 9, 2018

Sometimes I wonder if creativity might just mean your brain fires signals around in an abnormal pattern. Bridges being made over uncharted territory. That would support the all to relatable reality of… Read More

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