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Authors Michael Chabon And Ayelet Waldman Call On 'Fellow Jews' To Decry Donald Trump
The literary couple spoke out in the wake of the president's remarks on violence in Charlottesville.
Marriage Is Driving Some To Drugs And It May Not Be A Bad Thing
CALIFORNIA is an editorially independent general-interest onli...
by Don Lattin, originally published on californiamag.org Writer Ayelet Waldman was teaching a class on drug policy reform
Stuck With the Kids on Valentine's Day? Do This.
Psychologist/author Freeing Yourself from Anxiety and Freeing ...
How can you maintain some kind of connection when your circus of a family has set up tents in the middle of it? Then I remembered a story I'd been wanting to tell about that very question for a long time. It all started in a restaurant in upstate New York a few years ago.
15 Remarkable Stories to Celebrate Jewish Book Month
Off the Shelf
Read. Recommend. Repeat.
By Erin Flaaen | Off the Shelf The Dovekeepers by Alice Hoffman According to the ancient historian Josephus, nearly 2,000
Ayelet Waldman Throws Twitter Fit Over New York Times Most Notable Snub
Bestselling author Ayelet Waldman treated Twitter to a public snit after her most recent novel, Love and Treasure, was not
Ayelet Waldman's New Book Is More Than a Holocaust Novel
Dora Levy Mossanen
International best-selling novelist of 'Scent of Butterflies' ...
It would be a mistake to call
Love and Treasure
a Holocaust novel, although it is that, too. More than anything, this is a tale of hope and the unbreakable spirit of a people, the transformative power of love and the miracle of the birth of Eretz Israel.
Ayelet Waldman Stands By Essay That Infuriated Moms Nearly A Decade Ago (VIDEO)
As for her four children, Waldman says they were never shielded from what happened nearly 10 years ago. "They knew about
The Geek's Guide to the Writing Life: Sheryl Sandberg's
and Lessons for Writers
Stephanie M. Vanderslice
Certified Writing Geek
After all, it takes a certain level of confidence to send something out, because even if it's wonderful, nine times out of ten, it's going to come back. Male writers I've known don't take this personally, they just send the work right back out there and guess what? Eventually it gets published.
Jews Reveal Our Secrets to Controlling the Banks (VIDEO)
Comedian, union militant, daddy, chef
To get the Jewish side of the story, I paid a visit to the Purim carnival at the San Francisco Jewish Community Center to hear from Jews in their natural habitat.
CULTURE & ARTS
Michael Chabon Reconnects
Cultural omnivore and cult of luxury blogger
Before the crowded room of gregarious, well-read rabbis from around the country, Kahn asked Chabon to narrate his own Jewish coming-of-age.
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HBO's 'The Corrections' Adaptation Is Dead -- What Happens Now?
Click through below to see the covers of some of the books HBO has optioned for adaptation: HBO itself has a policy of declining
TV & FILM
Fall TV 2012: CBS Eyes More Of The Same
Writer, TV executive
CBS's programming is easy-to-digest and relies heavily on legal and law enforcement procedurals. What sort of material does CBS have to fill the soon-to-be-empty slots? More of the same.
Inside This Place Not of It
Meg Waite Clayton
bestselling author of 5 novels, including The Race for Paris a...
Author Dave Eggers and physician/human rights scholar Lola Vollen have founded a nonprofit division of McSweeney's Books called Voice of Witness, meant to empower those most closely affected by contemporary social injustice.
Michael Chabon Gave His Wife HPV, Or So She Tweeted
Stop Putting Your Kids First
Co-author of "The New I Do," journalist, mom
It's why airlines tell parents to put on their oxygen mask first before they assist their kids. You're not going to be much
Michael Chabon And Wife Ayelet Waldman's New HBO Drama: Magicians Battling Hitler
Scribe Michael Chabon and his wife, author Ayelet Waldman, have set up an offbeat drama project at HBO that revolves around
The Other Woman
Author, film critic, filmmaker
Yet Emilia is discovering that being an adult can be lonely work. Having been coddled and pampered for most of her life - having
'Impossible Pursuits' on film: A Q&A with Ayelet Waldman
Journalist; author, "Mother Daughter Me"
AW: My father had four children and a long-gone wife when he married my mother. I grew up in a house with four really (and
I Hate It When Kids Get Hurt : The Grief Porn of Summer 2010
Nancy Doyle Palmer
Journalist and screenwriter
They're asking a lot when they go to these terrible places. It can be argued that these authors, both of whom have written
Go Ask Alice: Parents Will Screw Up No Matter How They "Parent"
Author, "Feeding Eden: The Trials and Triumphs of a Food Aller...
Even if you do "do your own thing" sometimes you will do it wrong and you will get anxious and sorry and angry because that is how it feels to be parent.
A Modicum of Dr. Tiller's Courage
Author of Bad Mother
We kept the appointment. We had the abortion. It broke our hearts. The only thing worse would have been not to do it.
Who's Your (Bad) Mother? Ayelet Waldman Takes On The Art of Mothering
Creator and Editor, 'Desire: Women Write About Wanting'
How about this Mother's Day we all give ourselves a break, pick up Ayelet Waldman's latest book,
, put our feet up, eat some chocolate, and pat ourselves on the back.
Weekend Horoscoop* for May 16-27, 2009 ~ sensory overload edition
Holly Cara Price
March 21 - April 19 Aries Aries is a fire sign, ruled by the planet Mars. You're a mover and a shaker. Next time you're moving
Weekend Horoscoop* for April 24-26, 2009 ~ zodiac zydeco edition!
Holly Cara Price
November 22 - December 21 Sagittarius Sagittarians are friendly folk. You make a great friend and you love to make new friends
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