About the Author


Elliot Newman

Elliot Newman, a pseudonym, is presently learning at Aish HaTorah in Jerusalem.


Discovering I May Not Be Jewish

Even though I was keeping Shabbat, not knowing the identity of my biological mother threw into question my Jewishness.

Jews, Non-Jews and My Anti-Semitic Girlfriend

We were hurtling toward marriage despite my closeted interest in Judaism. One drunken night changed everything.

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