By Rahel Musleah
Profile of Marge Piercy, a Jewish Renewal writer and poet whose most recent works are featured in The Art of Blessing the Day: Poems With a Jewish Theme.
By Wendy Weltman Palmer
Professional advice from a marriage therapist on the multiple stages of marriage.
By Paula Lee Hellman
The personal narrative of a woman who found comfort in the community of her congregation after September 11th.
By Andi Rosenthal
The personal narrative of a woman of an interfaith family who was raised Catholic but decided to convert to Judaism, like her grandmother had, after being feeling connected at a Bar Mitzvah and years of study of her heritage.
By David Weintraub
Personal narrative from an intermarried man whose Jewish identity came through his bubbie’s (grandmother’s) Yiddish songs and culture, and when she died, he and his non-Jewish wife founded the Dora Teteilboim Center for Yiddish Culture.
By Mordecai Specktor
Profile of Paul Wellstone, the Jewish Minnesota senator who perished along with his interfaith family in a plane crash.
By Melissa Minkin
Article about Sherman Alexie’s film about a gay Indian poet who falls in love with a Jewish woman, The Business of Fancydancing. The film features actress/singer Michelle St. John who is of Jewish and Christian Indian descent.
By Rachel Pomerance
A news article about how American Jewish communities mourned the death of Israel’s first astronaut, Ilan Ramon, who died along with seven others about the Columbia Space Shuttle.
By Julie Gardner
A personal narrative of a woman who nearly lost all faith after the passing of her sister and a landmark birthday, but family and friends reminded her of all that she’d accomplished.
By Ronnie Caplane
Personal narrative by a newly widowed intermarried woman, describing how she misses her husband all the time, and especially at the High Holidays.