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Lela Casey


Why I Cry When I’m In New York City

By On May 15, 2018

A letter to the city of my heart.… Read More


My Anxiety Is A Lying Snake

By On May 1, 2018

When my thoughts became poisonous.… Read More


How Do I Learn To Stop Escaping?

By On April 17, 2018

Is the desire to escape hereditary?… Read More


For Years I Thought It Was Other Jews I Was Missing. I Was Wrong

By On April 3, 2018

Who are "my people"?… Read More


Sara Erenthal’s Art Is A Gift To The Community

By On January 29, 2018

Sara Erenthal's art brings joy and healing to the community.… Read More


The Book “You Sparkle Inside” Comforted My Grieving Daughter

By On December 21, 2017

Rachel Kann's new children's book reminds us all to remember that we sparkle inside.… Read More

Guest Post

I’m Not Sure About God, But I Am Sure About My Safta

By On December 18, 2017

38 years since she died, I can still count on my Safta.… Read More


JQY Chanukah Benefit Concert Unites Community To Support LGBTQ Youth

By On December 13, 2017

The upcoming JQY Chanukah Benefit seeks to unite the Jewish community in support of LGBTQ youth.… Read More

Guest Post

God Only Speaks To One Of My Sons

By On October 16, 2017

When one son is an atheist and the other a believer.… Read More


An Interview With Avi Nesher, Acclaimed Director Of Past Life

By On June 29, 2017

Israeli director, Avi Nesher, talks about how the trauma of the Holocaust is still impacting Israeli life and why he chose to make a movie about it.… Read More

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