With vivid imagery, a writer describes the brutal waves of anxiety.
A poem about love and intimacy inspired by Sylvia Plath.
"They traveled in the same direction, although they never crossed, but without each other, they seemed to be lost."
When a loved one passes on, precious moments of prayer can become deeper in meaning and significance.
"I want to be a splash of paint on a blank canvas...Endless opportunity brought with the stroke of a hand."
In a world that makes fun of Jews, maintaining her Jewish identity is challenge.
A powerful poem reflecting on sexual harassment.
Yael Perlman describes the quiet moments and poetic rituals of her family's Sabbath dinner.
"I’m in love with a girl who makes me feel like the whole world."
A poem about finding the beauty in being a Jewish lesbian.
How would you describe your experience at Jewish Summer Camp?
A poem reflecting on fractured memory.