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A Deeply Felt Experience Of The Details

By On December 14, 2017

Only seconds before he ripped the larynx straight out of my neck, I had what I can only describe as a miraculous life-saving revelation. … Read More

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Why We Eat Sufganiyot On Chanukah

By On December 14, 2017

An oleaginous analysis.… Read More

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How To Shut Up And Get Enlightened In Three Days

By On December 13, 2017

The power of silence, the limits of words... in essay form. … Read More

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But Are They Jewish?

By On December 12, 2017

What are they trying to prove? Why are they so desperate to elevate themselves from their brother and sisters?… Read More

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Breaking The Culture Of Silence By Learning To Draw

By On December 5, 2017

What causes us to think we know what we are seeing, when, in fact, we are looking away? … Read More

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How Academic Chassidus Isn’t

By On November 30, 2017

A note on the non-academic nature of Jewish mysticism.… Read More

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Why I Cry

By On November 29, 2017

Talking about my tears. … Read More

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Confessions Of A Bad Pluralist

By On November 29, 2017

On "doing me" and letting "you do you," when it's just not that simple. … Read More

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In Which I Discover I’m A Wrestler, Too

By On November 28, 2017

We may have let our son join the wrestling team. But aren't we all wrestlers? Haven't we all, at different times in our lives, felt G-d pin us to the mat?… Read More

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I Am A Creative Sell-Out

By On November 28, 2017

Making art was a therapy from feelings that I didn’t know how to express, didn’t understand... It was my crutch. But then I didn’t need it anymore.… Read More

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