reading

A Blind Date with Literature

Or, what happens when you can't judge a book by its cover.

People of the (Independent) Book(stores)

One of my favorite parts of traveling the South are these literary gems

5 Summer Reading Recommendations

Summer is here. The sun is high and hot, the days are long. All I want to do is sit ...

Embracing Challenges

I have a weak knee, which may someday need to be replaced. I know the single most important thing I ...

November is Jewish Book Month!

In honor of Jewish Book month, each ISJL Education Fellow submitted a list of his or her favorite Jewish authors for ...

Is Living in Jackson, Mississippi “Different”? Yes, It Is…

When I tell people that I live in Jackson, Mississippi, they often remark on how “different” it must be from ...

We Are All In The Club

Here’s a lesson for Jewish kids I came across this December — which is a pretty good lesson for adults, ...

Is Reading Enough?

Jews across the world are preparing to sit down with their families and read the Haggadah this Passover. Although this is ...

Mother/Writer

I have been a writer for my whole adult life. I have only been a mother for five months. Like many ...