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Turning to Hiba Abu Nada's poem, "I Grant You Refuge," right now. 

Hiba Abu Nada, Palestinian poet and novelist in Gaza, wrote this on October 10th (translated by Huda Fakhreddine in Protean Magazine). The poet was killed in an Israeli airstrike on October 20th. This excerpt is a part of "Our World After Oct. 7th" in Lilith's Winter 2023-2024 Issue.

Turning to Hiba Abu Nada`s poem, "I Grant You Refuge," right now.

Hiba Abu Nada, Palestinian poet and novelist in Gaza, wrote this on October 10th (translated by Huda Fakhreddine in Protean Magazine). The poet was killed in an Israeli airstrike on October 20th. This excerpt is a part of "Our World After Oct. 7th" in Lilith`s Winter 2023-2024 Issue.
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“Grieving is a funny thing. There are stages of it, which I was reading about in a book someone lent me. I counted them like plagues at Passover. The book said it wasn’t linear. Uh-huh. Great.” 

Read Jen Douek’s powerful essay EMAILS FROM BEYOND from our Winter 2024 issue, live on Lilith.org now. And join Jen + Lilith’s executive editor @sarahmseltzer Thursday, February 29, 8-9 pm ET| 7-8 pm CT| 5-6 pm PT for a creative writing session, inspired by our Winter 2023-2024 issue. Registration information is in our Linktree!

“Grieving is a funny thing. There are stages of it, which I was reading about in a book someone lent me. I counted them like plagues at Passover. The book said it wasn’t linear. Uh-huh. Great.”

Read Jen Douek’s powerful essay EMAILS FROM BEYOND from our Winter 2024 issue, live on Lilith.org now. And join Jen + Lilith’s executive editor @sarahmseltzer Thursday, February 29, 8-9 pm ET| 7-8 pm CT| 5-6 pm PT for a creative writing session, inspired by our Winter 2023-2024 issue. Registration information is in our Linktree!
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wishing you a Shabbat filled with little glimpses of spring…it’s right around the corner, we swear! 🪻

wishing you a Shabbat filled with little glimpses of spring…it’s right around the corner, we swear! 🪻 ...

No better Thursday feeling than getting to open a box filled with brand spankin’ new issues of Lilith! Our editor-in-chief @susanweidmanschneider was kind enough to tackle the big reveal. ♥️ coming to subscriber inboxes/ mailboxes this week! 📬

(And if you’re not already a subscriber…come on in! The water’s fine ✨)

No better Thursday feeling than getting to open a box filled with brand spankin’ new issues of Lilith! Our editor-in-chief @susanweidmanschneider was kind enough to tackle the big reveal. ♥️ coming to subscriber inboxes/ mailboxes this week! 📬

(And if you’re not already a subscriber…come on in! The water’s fine ✨)
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