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