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MAY 2021 - ISSUE 95

Fiction

 Klein’s Torah – Jared Berezin

 Shto Eta? – Ken Kapp

 Here Am I – Jonathan Shorr

Poetry

 Rooftop Dreams – Danielle Resh

 Coffee Times – Catherine Wald

Creative Non-Fiction

How Should I Be A Jew? – Susan Moldaw

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The Jewish Literary Journal aims to publish the best in creative writing that deals with Jewish themes and Jewish identity. Its purpose is to display works that would perhaps go unnoticed otherwise, that can deepen conversation, and continue the tradition of rich Jewish expression.

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