“I stopped voicing my opinion and went along with what everyone else wanted, even when it made me miserable.”
"Am I too young to change the world, or am I too old to start?"
Your body image can be shaped by the language and values you choose to associate with it.
"Lesbian. Pro-Palestinian. Orthodox Jew...These labels don’t really jive in my community."
The relationship with an abusive parent is a complicated, painful and tumultuous one.
With vivid imagery, a writer describes the brutal waves of anxiety.
"I told my grandparents that I was bisexual and currently dating a girl."
How would you describe your experience at Jewish Summer Camp?
It is a sweltering June day outside. Inside the back of a record store, a young woman browses, thumbing through dusty bins and racks.
"A divorced family is still a family."
"It’s always going to be easier to write than to talk. So I want to be able to do that always, to write what my brain cannot let me say."