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Magic, Please, Please, Please Return To My Life

By On March 26, 2017

Life used to seem magical. I'd succeed against the odds and even against the facts. Can I regain some of that power?… Read More

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The Piety Test

By On March 23, 2017

Everyone's heard about the assumed advantages of living a religious lifestyle. Following my native contrarian tendencies, this piece is a reflection on the pitfalls of being a "religious" person.… Read More

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42 Reasons BuzzFeed Lists Are Stupid

By On March 23, 2017

When we opt for brute fact we ultimately abandon more intellect and forfeit morality.… 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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This Yahrtzeit Calls For Laughter

By On March 22, 2017

Peace and love are laughing matters.… Read More

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Is Belonging Overrated? 

By On March 21, 2017

Why its time to stop trying to fit in. … Read More

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If God Had A Vegas Show

By On March 9, 2017

An evening of deception with the Creator of heaven and earth.… 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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Extra Credit

By On March 8, 2017

Elizabeth sits in on Mr. Karpel's English class for a day. … Read More

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The Time I Jumped Off A Ledge

By On March 7, 2017

Does life give you a second chance?… Read More

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