Personal Essays

Laverne Is A Woman and I Am A Jew

June 2014
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A Fraught Journey to Judaism

January 2012

The Forward

A personal essay
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Special Delivery: Hand delivering a postcard from the Galapagos to Italy starts a string of delightful surprises

March 1999


This article has since been reprinted in Wanderlust: Real-Life Tales of Adventure and Romance (ed. Don George), and Kindness of Strangers (Lonely Planet).