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You & Me: Two Narratives, One Story

By On July 17, 2017

What will remain unsaid.… Read More


A Quarter to Five

By On July 3, 2017

Noah’s brother and son in law each take one of Noah’s arms. If they were to let go even for a moment, he would fall into the open grave from sheer anguish. As… Read More

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By On June 15, 2017

He was, in fact, something much more than a serial killer. Something worse.… Read More


The Penitent’s Note

By On June 14, 2017

As the Rabbi continued chanting the Torah portion, Steven took the star-shaped paper to the back of the Shul, near where the coffee maker, the cheese Danishes, and the bottle of Slivovitz… Read More

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Weird Non-Friendships Mean Something Too

By On June 4, 2017

A story about adult bullying, a hilarious form of revenge, and a kind of epiphany.… Read More


The Long, Straight Road Of Orthodoxy

By On May 25, 2017

A story about the straight road. The one they told you was safe and stable. The one you trusted. The one you're starting to look at more closely.… Read More

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The Shabbos Mistake

By On May 1, 2017

When Sol Linderman notices that Meir Epstein is wearing tefillin on Shabbos, he knows that a mistake has been made. But, whose mistake is it?… Read More


The Four Sons

By On April 10, 2017

The wise son, what does he say?… Read More


But I Still Want The Fig Trees

By On April 5, 2017

The things I want have changed perhaps in their manifestations, but mostly they have not shifted much at the core of things. I am not chained to my daydreams. But I still… Read More


Last Purim, I Gave You My Heart

By On March 14, 2017

When wine goes in, secrets go out. We got so drunk that our desire poured out of our mouths and eyes and flooded the floor between us. … Read More

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