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Rivki Silver

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That Time I Thought I Was Living In A Plague

By On April 5, 2017

It got seriously biblical.… Read More

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Why I Can’t Understand Cultural Jews

By On March 22, 2017

I'm sorry, I just don't get it.… Read More

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Which Purim Character Do You Most Identify With?

By On March 8, 2017

For me, it's Haman. It's not as awkward as it seems, I promise.… Read More

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Four Ways To Deal With Your Inner Critic

By On February 22, 2017

It's always there, so we might as well do something about it!… Read More

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God Doesn’t Owe You Anything

By On January 25, 2017

I had thought that I was being observant because it was the right thing to do. I was wrong.… Read More

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What Chanukah Taught Me About Parenting

By On December 28, 2016

When we are all muddling around in the dark, what will light up the night?… Read More

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How Not Creating On Shabbos Helps Me Be Creative

By On December 13, 2016

How can a day that seems so hostile to creativity be the wellspring from which all creativity flows?… Read More

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Why We Need To Talk About Private Things

By On November 30, 2016

It's time to stop using modesty as a blanket excuse to avoid difficult conversations. The stakes are too high.… Read More

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Something Hopeful Here

By On November 16, 2016

We've all been here before, in some way or another. … Read More

Long Read

All The Futures We Left Behind

By On November 2, 2016

For this I became religious?… Read More

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