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I WAS THE ONE WHO TRANSLATED "ALL STAR" INTO ARAMAIC AND BACK PLEASE STOP THANKS

Hey y’all. It’s been a while since I updated this blog, seeing as the class I originally started it for is over, but this is important enough that I’ve decided to make a new post about it. 318 more words

Jewish

Conversion and Completion

For the past several months, I’ve been discussing doing a “completion” ceremony for my conversion in connection to pursuing rabbinical school. A completion is, essentially, a conversion with the understanding that I’m already Jewish. 645 more words

Judaism

Anglo-Jewish community "fears that Britain may soon elect a racist and an anti-Semite as its prime minister"

TIMES OF ISRAEL
Corbyn, who sought Israel’s demise, is an anti-Semite. Labour must kick him out
by David Horovitz
August 20, 2018

…Yet for years, he was active in an organization that, just like Hamas and Hezbollah and Iran, proclaimed the goal of ending Israel. 76 more words

Israel & Middle East

Is all vodka kosher

Is all vodka kosher? First we need to define vodka. For the purposes of this article we are only talking about plain vodka, without any added flavoring. 574 more words

Jewish

ACROSS AN ABYSS

A Palestinian woman tells her son she loves him as he leaves their home
in much the same words as does the Israeli woman to her son. 131 more words

Poem

Author Talk: Nicole Krauss

By Erica Brody February 2018

Photo by Goni Riskin

Forest Dark is Nicole Krauss’s fourth novel, following Man Walks Into a Room, A History of Love and Great House, advancing the award-winning novelist’s formidable reputation as an inventive and cerebral writer. 458 more words

Just keep writing.

Last week I had posted about how excited I was to find the muse again, as I started powering through a novel draft.

This is just a tiny update, and a celebration, I guess, because I feel like I’m getting back a part of me that I really missed. 354 more words

Books