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Sunday Sentence

In which I participate in David Abrams’s “Sunday Sentence” project, sharing the best sentence I’ve read during the past week, “out of context and without commentary.”

Tradition.

Source: Taffy Brodesser-Akner, “A ‘Tradition’ Omission: I Had Never Seen ‘Fiddler’ Until Now” (The New York Times)

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Friday Finds for Writers

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Writing-related resources, news, and reflections to peruse over the weekend. Continue reading ›

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Pre-Shabbat Jewish Literary Links

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Every Friday, the My Machberet blog presents an array of Jewish-interest links, primarily of the literary variety. Continue reading ›

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Midweek Notes from a Practicing Writer

Three quick things. Continue reading ›

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Monday Markets and Jobs for Writers

The weekly batch of no-fee, paying competitions, contests, and calls for submissions—plus jobs for those of us who write (especially those of us who write fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction). These posts are intended to complement/supplement monthly issues of The Practicing Writer newsletter, where you’ll always find more listings.
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Sunday Sentence

I am running behind on EVERYTHING this week, and so, I’m sorry to say, I haven’t managed to select a single Sunday Sentence yet.

In its place, may I humbly submit a cross-post from the “Words of the Week” feature on my other blog, My Machberet. (For what it may be worth, I don’t always manage to post that feature every week, either.) Continue reading ›

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