Jenny Slate in her new Netflix special, Stage Fright. A weekly roundup of great content by Jewish women during the week of parasha Bereishit, 5780! Firstly, check out a list of commentaries on the parasha here. I'm also working my way through Ellen Frankel's Five Books of Miriam as I read the Torah this year,… Continue reading Weekly Roundup – Bereishit
Originally published on Medium. Over the yamim noraim I’ve been reading Ilana Kurshan’s memoir of life and daf yomi — If All the Seas Were Ink. Kurshan begins daf yomi in the wake of the breakup of her first marriage. The daf yomi cycle is her companion throughout meeting and marrying her new husband, carrying and… Continue reading If all the Seas were Ink
Originally published on Medium Rosh Hashanah 5780 has just finished in Australia, and we are now in the thick of the Yamim Noraim — the Days of Awe or 10 Days of Repentance. In service of this period of inspection I have been deeply considering how I can best serve my community and how I… Continue reading Shana tova!