Monthly Archives: December 2010

Call for submissions: Online and printed zine about dealing with body/hair/size/fat phobia for and by Indigenous peoples and people of colour.

Reposting this to spread the word. **PLEASE FORWARD WIDELY** Call for submissions: Online and printed zine about dealing with body/hair/size/fat phobia for and by Indigenous peoples and people of colour. Title: To be decided/announced. Deadline: February 28th 2011 For far … Continue reading

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poetry archive: letter to ima

17 november 2010 today we played in the dirt like children & there were silences like when i started to talk to you about interrupting netanyahu’s speech in new orleans & then you interrupted me & said, “can you help … Continue reading

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poetry archive: on the right, the way to bethlehem

I wrote this poem for a workshop at the Jewish Voice for Peace Young Leadership Institute in New Orleans, which I was one of the planners for. You can read about our actions at the General Assembly, and read our … Continue reading

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poetry archive: letter to baba

30 october 2010 | 22 chesvan 5771 i could be a poet, sitting silently next to my father in the car — like my mother tongue, i listen when it’s spoken to me, but i cannot say a word in … Continue reading

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poetry archive: poem to an interrogator

For Chana, ז״ל, but not to her. 18 october 2010 | chesvan 10 5771 i am going to haunt you. i will be dedicated in my action, and at first you won’t realize what it is, when a plate in … Continue reading

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poetry archive: חלקים / pieces

2 october / 24 tishrei our bodies are beautiful. we are not pieces on a chess board to be played with. anachnu b’chelekim, we are in pieces because we are split up. cut up with the sharp, sharp knife which … Continue reading

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writing archive: interfaith rally speech, 11-september-2010

שנה טובה חברים שלי. عيد مبارك اصدقائي Nine years ago today, we were asked to stand together as a nation, in the wake of a tragedy. Many of us realized that regardless of how we identified with the US or … Continue reading

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