Saturday, June 19, 2021
Hole in my Belly by Sophie Hill - Photo by Caroline Koppel

Hole in my Belly

"Ulcerative Colitis felt more like a patch to iron onto my Girl Scout sash than a deficiency."
How the Antisemitism Prevalent in Liberal and Leftist Politics Will Send More Young Jews Down the Conservative Pipeline By: Alex Berman Photo by Zoe Oppenheimer

How the Antisemitism Prevalent in Liberal and Leftist Politics Will Send...

“American Jews are being pushed out of liberal spaces, the mere practice of our religion somehow interpreted as an allegiance to the Israeli government.”
Seven Banished Shores by Lila Katz - Photo by Zoe Oppenheimer

Seven Banished Shores

“Everly did not like the cold. She found it dispassionate and void of life. Everly hated even more that it froze over her handsome beaches and left chips in the waves that she adored so much.”
The Power of Macaroons by Regina Hopkins - Photo by Zoe Oppenheimer

The Power of Macaroons

"I’m 15 and dancing with other Jewish LGBT+ teens...I feel free."
64 Argyle Road By Orly Berkowitz-Henkin - Photo by Marika Campbell-Blue

64 Argyle Road

“Sally, he spoke softly in the kitchen, because the kids were watching television in the next room and he didn’t want them to see him struggle to stand.”
The Torah in the Church Basement by Gabriela Orozco - Photo by Sonja Lippmann

“The Torah in the Church Basement”

“Amidst the ashes, our ark remains!”
No Diving - jGirls Magazine - Issue 001, Fall 2020 - cover

No Diving

jGirls Magazine Issue 001, Fall 2020

As we enter the new Jewish year, 5781, we’re excited to share our fall issue with you. In the midst of two pandemics, COVID-19 and the much older systemic racism, our way of processing, reflecting, and documenting was to create this special issue. We hope the pages of “No Diving” fill some of the liminal space between sweetness and bitterness. Through creating this issue, we felt the gravity of this particular moment. Yet, we also found comfort in the fact that our ancestors have shouldered immense weight. While they asked questions, while they took to the streets, while they grieved, they too created art.

Annie Poole & Emanuelle Sippy
Lead Issue Editors

On Forever by Tali Feen

On Forever

“Painting a picture of something that means a lot to my family really made for a different experience.”
Wonder Woman - Shai Israeli

I Was Born a Feminist

Beach With Cello by Aliza Abusch-Magder


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Small Moments


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Last Night

The Last Rose by anonymous

The Last Rose

Eva by Whitney Cohen


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Zehot by Noa Schwarts


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Blanche & Sam

Menagerie by Alex Berman


Window of Lights by Carly Drobbin

Windows of Light

OK by Emma Hotchkiss


Paranoia by Winnie Bar Avraham


Breakfast by Tali Afrah

Breakfast Part 2

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jGirls Magazine accepts submissions on an ongoing basis from from self-identifying Jewish teenage girls ages 13-19. We accept submissions on any subject of interest to you.

We also pose “theme” questions that our editors and friends are talking about, and we invite you to join the conversation by submitting works on those topics, too.

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