My Life Pre-Judaism

Alexandria

Here’s a glimpse into my life pre-Judaism via an article  I wrote recently and submitted to the Op-ed Section of the LA Times. Unfortunately, my article was rejected and I had no success in placing it elsewhere, so it’s going on this blog. Cause you know, writing entails effort, even the pieces that are deemed […]

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Must See Movie – Ida

ida

I’ve always been captivated by movies that deal with the Holocaust and for the longest time, The Pianist, was by far one of my favorites. But I’ve never seen a movie that shows Poland post-holocaust until this weekend when I went to see the movie, Ida, by Polish director Pawel Pawlikowski. The movie, deliberately shot […]

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Origins of Yearning

Jew

If anyone ever doubts that my interest in Judaism and converting is pure and not a sudden compulsion based on a relationship with a Jewish man or to boost my screenwriting career (given the myth that Jews run LA, Louis B Mayer style), I have proof of the origins of my yearning. My interest in […]

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