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Please Excuse Steffi (And So Many Others)

By On April 22, 2018

Excluded from special help as a young student, I—and many others—should get it in adulthood.… Read More

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A Tip For False Farbrengers

By On April 19, 2018

Don’t make my mistake.… Read More

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Sirens And Symbols: Scenes From My Balcony

By On April 18, 2018

Elizabeth considers the challenges of memory and commemoration, all from the standpoint of her Jerusalem balcony. … Read More

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On Love, Fatigue, And Motherhood

By On April 17, 2018

Motherhood is different now. And so am I.… Read More

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How Do I Learn To Stop Escaping?

By On April 17, 2018

Is the desire to escape hereditary?… Read More

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When Yeshiva Is Too Perfect

By On April 12, 2018

On the pain of leaving yeshiva, and the tools baalei teshuva need to enter Jewish society healthily and productively.… Read More

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Yarmulkes Of Yesteryear

By On April 10, 2018

There are some mementos that you can’t really put away. Others that you don’t quite know what to do with. I stick those mementos in the middle drawer of the living room… Read More

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When Orthodoxy is Liberating

By On April 10, 2018

On internal power, misogyny, and Beyonce. … Read More

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Why It’s Hard For Me To Pray

By On April 9, 2018

What can we do when there's nothing left to do?… Read More

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The Wise One, What Does She Say?

By On April 4, 2018

How can questions set you free?… Read More

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