David Karpel·1 min read
Take the wheel firmly, assuredly. Know control is not absolute.
Emily Zimmer·5 min read
This plastic tube will teach me about my roots, my heritage, other places in the world where my blood has been sprinkled. I’ll receive numbers, percentages, statistics. But what good is that?
Rana Bickel·2 min read
If that security guard/Were to ask me today/“Little girl are you lost?”/.../The unspoken answer/Would be yes
Yocheved Sidof·3 min read
My husband regularly goes out of the country for business (like now) and when’s he’s gone, my life is a...
Elizabeth Kirshner·6 min read
I don't really understand Talmud, but sometimes it speaks to me in ways I can't ignore.
Yocheved Sidof·5 min read
For many, today is the first day of school. I planned on writing this piece with advice for parents and...
Yocheved Sidof·4 min read
There was something different about us, those whose parents came to halachic Judaism later in life -- and I wondered if it was just me who noticed it.