Sukkot is my holiday.
It’s been obvious since my girlhood, even before I saw “Titanic” a dozen times, that love stories ignite me and are my preferred... More.
October 13, 2014 | 6:26 pm
What do you do when you are president of the most powerful nation on earth and you get caught red-handed having an affair?
You turn to the Talmud, of... More.
October 2, 2014 | 11:06 am
I had to press my lips closed, the day after it ended.
The ritual was no longer mine. My duty was complete. But the words, with their cadences and... More.
September 23, 2014 | 3:51 pm
"It’s been such a lousy year,” my grandmother said when I asked her what she thought I should write for my Rosh Hashanah column.
It was a cloudy... More.
September 2, 2014 | 1:57 pm
I paused the video in panic when I saw his face: I know that face, I thought. It’s older and rounder than I remember, sallow from fear, but I know that... More.
August 27, 2014 | 12:49 pm
A philanthropic campaign designed to combat an aggressive and debilitating disease has gone viral on the Web.
In little more than a month, the Ice... More.