Nonfiction

Alicia writes about spirituality, faith, politics, and parenting for Tablet, Kveller, the Forward, Lilith, and other places. For a year, she published a weekly Torah commentary through the eyes of a new mother for Kveller. Currently, she is at work on a spiritual memoir.

Read selected personal essays and articles here:

“To Pray Like a Child” at Awst Press

“Creating a Jewish Ritual for a Girl’s First Period” at The Forward

“Marching with Lilith, in all her Nasty Glory” on Tablet

“In Praise of Airport Chapels” at the Jewish Journal

“How Motherhood Broke My Spirit, in a Good Way” on Kveller

“Letter to a New Mom in a Scary Time” on Kveller

“The Responsibility We Have to Our Kids, Post Election” on Kveller

“In the Beginning: God as a New Parent” on Huffington Post