Essays

Tablet Magazine

Lessons from Sarajevo’s Jewish Refugees  March 2017
What Keeps Me Warm   August 2016
Hiding Out on Purim   March 2016
Let the Light In   December 2015
A Vaccine Against Anti-Semitism  May 2015
My Grandfather’s Transistor Radio Became a Lifeline During Hurricane Sandy      October 2013
The Wall Between Us   January 2013

The Wisdom Daily

How Wonder Woman Saved Me June 2017
The Soul of Our Belongings May 2017

The New York Jewish Week (Print and Online)

Finding Comfort in Narrow Spaces  August 2017
Honored Guests at the Seder Table  March 2017
Lives as a Tree  February 2017
My Kitchen, My Sons
   June 2016
Operating on Faith   January 2016
A Box of Memories  September 2015
Becoming a Man in Zagreb   January 2015
A Banjo’s Soul  December 2014
The Summer of Our Discontent  July 2014
Grinding It Out on Pesach  April 2014
A Willow for All Seasons  January 2014
Leaps of Faith  November 2013
Count Your Blessings  May 2013
A Turning of the Page  January 2013
The Search for an Unleavened Life  March 2012
Among My Mother-in-Law’s Pots and Pans  January 2012
The Pesach Dishes  March 2010

New Jersey Jewish News – “Close to Home” Column (Print and Online)

Finding Comfort in Narrow Spaces  August 2017
How to Count May 2017
Honored Guests at the Seder Table  March 2017
The Light Between Two Angels March 2017
Lives as a Tree   January 2017
That Kind of Year  December 2016
Lost and Found  December 2016
The Blessings of a House  October 2016
After Apple Picking  September 2016

Hevria

The Invisible Jew   July 2017
So Many Ways to Be Silent  April 2017
The Messy Business of Atonement  October 2016
In the Aisle Between Darkness and Light  April 2016 

Lilith

Love’s Labor’s Lost  January 2017
My Transition to Womanhood Left Only a Smarting Handprint on My Cheek  May 2016

Kveller.com

That Time I Got Guilted into Making Challah by My Son  May 2016
My Husband’s Big Shabbat Idea Turned Out to Be Brilliant  December 2015
I Stopped Going to Temple When I Had Kids – Can I Go Back Now?  September 2015
Rosh Hashana Confession: I Have a Thing for the Produce Man  September 2014

Additional Publications

My essays have also appeared online and/or in print in Ami Living, Arutz Sheva, The Journal of Jewish Communal Service, Hakol, L’Chaim, Times of Israel, and multiple Jewish community publications.

In addition, my story, Comrade Professor’s Cockpit, was short-listed in the August 2015 Mash Short Story Competition. My poem, At Night, was published in the May 2009 issue of Binah Magazine.