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You Are What You Drive

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My sister purchased a Ford, a historical no-buy for many Jews based on Henry Ford’s anti-Semitic past, and, oy, did I kvetch behind her back. Honored to have been chosen for The Jewish Week‘s Back of the Book column. Peep it here.

Update: 2/20/2019, New Jersey Jewish News picked up my piece. Check it out here.

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How Spider-Man’s Non-Jewish Co-Creator Helped Me Rediscover My Faith

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Tablet published my ode to one of my favorite artists.
Steve Ditko, a loner and a genius, died last month at 90. His spirit played a big part in guiding me back to religion. Check it out here


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An Evening of Poetry and Prose-April 12th

On April 12th, I was blessed to be one of the featured readers for “An Evening of Poetry and Prose,” an event sponsored by the American Initiative for Jewish-Muslim Love and Peace, held at the Hudson River Coffee House in Albany, NY.

Other readers included: EJAZ HUSSAIN, ALAA MUHIDDIN, JARRAR HUSSAIN, JOSEPH KRAUSMAN, and YASIN AREF.

The evening was hosted by HARVEY HAVEL, who plans to host future Jewish/Muslim readings.

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