Jewish Food and Jewish Guilt
My identity as a young Jewish feminist in the kitchen
Gratitude with a Side of Humility and Guilt
I know how lucky I am. I am so grateful. I am humbled. And, I feel guilty
Jewish Mother vs Bad Mother
There were two models for motherhood in my sprawling family: my great-great-aunt Riva and my great-grandmother Clara.My great-great-aunt Riva was ...
Shame, Truth, and Reconciliation
“The schools would fail through their silence, the Church through its forgiveness, and the home through the denial and silence ...
A Yiddishist in Vilnius
I had fun in Vilnius, despite my low tolerance for fun. Not to mention that fun in Vilnius seemed like ...