27Jan

I grew up feeling “white”, feeling like I was a part of the culture around me. But no matter how hard I tried, the world kept telling me I was different.Continue Reading

23Jan

For years, the fear that I didn’t deserve to be heard, that I had no right to express myself, plagued me. What a shame.Continue Reading

22Jan

I’ve experienced so many miracles in my life… which is why I’m so surprised that they alone aren’t enough to keep my faith alive.Continue Reading

21Jan

A story about Johnny, the man who had the power to grow layer after layer of crust over himself, protecting him from all the pain of the world. #longreadContinue Reading

07Jan

I had gotten used to exposing myself online with my writing. Which is why I was so blindsided when my old fear came back.Continue Reading

02Jan

Are you a traditionalist? Are you a rebel? Which one is better?Continue Reading

31Dec

There’s a difference between hate and disagreement. And more and more, we are accepting hate. It’s time for that to end.Continue Reading

30Dec

A poem about how the beauty of the subway reflects my experience of G-d, Judaism, and religion in general.Continue Reading

19Dec

Stories used to be the way civilizations communicated morality, a message, and their beliefs. America has lost that. But it doesn’t have to be this way.Continue Reading

17Dec

American society glorifies and reveres productivity. But that obsession is distracting us from what really matters.Continue Reading