Recently taught "The Art of Memoir, " a six-week workshop in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Recent publications: "Words That Transformed the World," in Fightin' Words: 25 Years of Provocative Poetry and Prose From The Blue Collar Pen." Pen Oakland and Heyday, 2014,
"Grisha," in Jewish Women's Literary Annual, Volume 11.
Publications and Prizes
Here I Am: Contemporary Jewish Stories From Around The World (Jewish Publication Society, 1998), Mothers (Northpoint Press, 1996), The Schocken Book of Contemporary Jewish Fiction (Schocken Press, 1992)
Chicago Quarterly Review, Confluence, Entropy, Jewish Women's Literary Annual, Other Voices, Real, Riversedge, Sifrut Review, The Long Story
PEN Oakland Josephine Miles Award for the Highest Standards of Non-Mainstream
Literature for Contemporary Jewish Stories Around the World
What I'm Reading Now:
History as an Art of Memory by Patrick H. Hutton, A Poet's Glossary by Edward Hirsch, Can't and Won't by Lydia Davis, Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? by Roz Chast, Being For Myself Alone: Origins of Jewish Aurobiography by Marcus Moseley
The Sabbath by Abraham Joshua Heschel
The Kingly Crown by Solomon ibn Gabirol
The Hebrew Scriptures
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Listing last updated: January 10, 2016