Nonfiction

Alicia’s writing about spirituality, faith and parenting have appeared in Tablet, Kveller, the Forward, Lilith, and Ploughshares online. Even God Had Bad Parenting Days, a collection of short essays about pregnancy, birth and early parenthood through the lens of Jewish mysticism, will be published in fall 2022 by Behrman House. She is also 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