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Dreaming Of Motherhood

By On December 26, 2016

A poem about the baby that never was. And the mother waiting to be a mother.… Read More

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The G-dless Torah Jew

By On December 12, 2016

Living the life of a Torah Jew as I achingly wait to feel God in my life.… Read More

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My Grandmother’s Secret Religion

By On December 5, 2016

My grandmother was religious. It was just that I could not see it until after she passed away.… Read More

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Dancing With Bubbie

By On November 28, 2016

A tribute to one of the most fulfilling relationships in my life, and a now very cherished memory.… Read More

Essay

The White Girl In The Dunkin Donuts

By On November 21, 2016

She yelled at me for appropriating her headwear. She didn't know that I'm not white, but Yemenite, and this is in my blood.… Read More

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My New Soul

By On November 15, 2016

A conversion story.… Read More

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The Boogeyman Of Belonging

By On November 14, 2016

A poem about the loneliness and invisibility of aging single women in the Jewish community, together with the vulnerability that comes with being on one's own.… Read More

Essay

I Don’t Forgive The Man Who Raped Me

By On November 3, 2016

I thought as a religious person, a good person, I needed to forgive. But ultimately that put me into denial and deepened my shame.… Read More

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A Recipe For Moon Flowers

By On October 27, 2016

A fictional story about the deep need to be a creator, to bring something real into this world, something that is uniquely ours.… Read More

Essay

The Messy Business of Atonement

By On October 10, 2016

A personal meditation on teshuva before Yom Kippur.… Read More

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