Essay

My Response To Being Called A Fake Orthodox Jew

By On November 21, 2018

No one can claim a monopoly on the truth. … Read More

Poem

Having a G-d Complex Is Complicated when You’re Not Actually G-d

By On November 20, 2018

I imagine G-d getting high, giggling at every wildebeest that runs past. "Can’t believe I made that"… Read More

Video

Watch: Students Help Bring Light Back To Pittsburgh Jewish Community

By On November 19, 2018

Tzohar Seminary students take to the streets of Pittsburgh to distribute challah and hope.… Read More

Guest Post

Ayeka

By On November 19, 2018

Aba, Remember how we followed you like longing deer in the desert… Read More

Poem

Haiku For Cold Weather

By On November 19, 2018

It's too cold for anything longer than seventeen syllables.… Read More

Poem

Questions And Thoughts Regarding Our Sad But Glorious Lives

By On November 18, 2018

Love, hatred, truth, elephants, homesickness, jealousy, God, and much more.… Read More

Essay

If Antiochus Was My Rebbe

By On November 15, 2018

The Judaism the Maccabees rejected.… Read More

Culture

The Fish Snake Makes Zionist Hip-Hop

By On November 14, 2018

“The fish snake makes Zionist hip-hop.” It sounds even more ridiculous – and badass – when chanted in a club of hundreds.  Hadag Nahash osim hip-hip tzioni, Hadag Nahash osim hip-hop tzioni!… Read More

HevriaCast

HevriaCast: Chani Lisbon Gets Dark And Serious About Comedy

By On November 13, 2018

Chani Lisbon talks about being a queer Jewish woman and the therapeutic value of doing stand-up comedy … Read More

Essay

Why I Followed My Grieving Daughter Into Her Darkness

By On November 13, 2018

I followed her into the darkness to help bring her back to the light.… Read More

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