Nonfiction

Alicia’s creative nonfiction, personal essays, and articles about spirituality, faith, politics, and parenting appear in Tablet, Kveller, Huffington Post, the Ploughshares Magazine blog, and My Jewish Learning, among other places. For a year, she published a weekly Torah commentary through the eyes of a new mother for Kveller. She currently writes a column for the LA Jewish Journal and is at work on a spiritual memoir.

Read selected personal essays here:

“To Pray Like a Child” at Awst Press

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

“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