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January 2022 - ISSUE 103

Fiction

 Bernie And The Jesuits – Nancy Lederman

Poetry

 Everyone Dies – Fran Schumer

Creative Non-Fiction

 Waiting For My Father To Die – Lynne Golodner

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The Jewish Literary Journal aims to publish the best creative writing dealing with Jewish themes and Jewish identity. The JLJ’s purpose is to display works that can deepen conversation and continue the tradition of rich Jewish expression.

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