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Make Your Story Make You Bleed

By On January 17, 2017

It's such a tempting idea, this sudden mental switch or a realization-from-on-high -- for reasons that are often hard to explain and sometimes so totally otherworldly that you can barely explain them… Read More

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A Letter To Death: My Worst Enemy And Possible Friend

By On January 15, 2017

Death, you are my hugest fear, but also a sneaky beam of brilliant hope for transcendence.… Read More

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Read Old Books

By On January 12, 2017

Peruse superannuated codices!… Read More

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The Coffee Is Overpriced Because It Comes With Free Insight

By On January 11, 2017

Thank you, sincerely, for the unsolicited advice. Thank you, Jerusalem, for it all. … Read More

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Traveling Is Not Always Right

By On January 10, 2017

Sometimes, even travelers need to admit it… Read More

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I Thought I Knew My Mother

By On January 10, 2017

Is there a security in believing we fully know the ones we love?… Read More

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Of Heroes, Monsters, And Epic Journeys

By On January 9, 2017

Once a parent, everything, everything, is being a parent. … Read More

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Are We All Talk?

By On January 4, 2017

What's the point of talking about ourselves? What's the point in avoiding it?… Read More

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Auntie Chaya’s Guide to Asking a Rav

By On January 2, 2017

Call a Rav. Or do you just want to stir up an argument on Facebook about whether or not it’s kosher to eat broccoli? … 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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