Author: InternsFall21

Is Body Neutrality a Jewish Value?

“The road to a disordered relationship with food and exercise was paved with well-intentioned comments about my appearance and eating habits.”

Fiction: “Worms”

Spider crawls across the rim of pot. I flick it into the rain pounding down. Search the flowerbeds for squirming bodies, run my fingers gently through wet earth waiting for their silky touch.

The Challah Boys

Some unlikely visitors at my new home connected me to my Jewish roots.

There is Still Time!

The deadline for Lilith’s Annual Fiction Contest has been extended until January 31st!

The Best of Lilith

Time feels like it’s standing still, so why not revisit some gems from the Lilith archive?

Here’s Why Investigating Sexual Harassment Matters

Over the past several years, since the #MeToo movement has gained prominence, reckonings around sexual misconduct and harassment have taken place throughout the global Jewish community. Continuing the momentum of this movement is hard while so many other issues, including the ongoing pandemic, occupy our space. But this work is far from over, and an open call for authentic testimony reminds the wider community that this culture has lasting, negative effects.