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This essay explores the plight of women in Judaism known as Agunots. Women who are refused a divorce from their Jewish husbands, which keeps them in a state of oppression, and brands their children as bastards. They are never to be allowed into the Jewish community, or to be allowed… Read More
A memoir of growing up Jewish in a Christian area and the anti semitism I went through throughout my life. Read More

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Chana works with a secret organization that rids her town of evil doers. When she discovers that the leader of her organization is a corporate spy, working for an evil corporation, she gets a small group of trusted friends together to get him and the corporation out of her town.… Read More
The Jerusalem synagogue massacre teaches us who is sacred to us and how to honor what is important to us. Read More
Now 84 year old Abria Himmmler, holocaust survivor faces the challenges of telling a loved on of what he did at Auschwitz. its been 74 years and he has yet to tell them...can he own up to murder? or will he take his secret with him to the grave? Read More
Hana is a well-known violinist in the heart of Vienna. After the Nazis gain control, her Jewish heritage, friendships, and reputation are tested. Fleeing, hiding and facing deportation, she loses almost everything. Alone and heartbroken, she encounters a Nazi Commandant she doesn't remember. Everything changes. Can love and hope overcome… Read More

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During the Nazi occupation bands of freedom fighters roamed the forests of Eastern Europe. They hid and waged their own private war against Hitler. Among them were groups of Romany people (gypsies). The Heart of a Gypsy is a spellbinding love story filled with the Romance and magic of the… Read More
Romance, mystery, and betrayal.... Set during the life time of Rasputin (the mad monk of Russia), and spanning across Siberia and Europe Zigeuya Chovinhani is a sweeping tale of the Romany (gypsies), their magical ways and romantic customs. Rasputin, known for alcohol abuse, tantric sex and womanizing is on his… Read More
The year is 1969, a turbulent time in American history. Young people are hitch hiking along legendary Route 66, little do they know that a serial killer lurks on the highway, in search of female victims. Lilith, a fifteen-year-old runaway, gets swept up in the hippie movement and plans to… Read More
This is a very short story. It is 1,235 words Himmler, Hitler's right hand man has committed suicide to escape persecution after the fall of the Third Reich. What he doesn't realize is he must now face a higher court. In this story he will meet Jesus and be tried… Read More
In 1935, the Nazi's established a program called “The Lebensborn.” Their agenda, to genetically engineer perfect Aryan children. These children were to be the new master race, once Hitler had cleared all undesirable elements out of Europe. Within a year the first institution was built. The year is 1943.... The… Read More
On May 13th 1939, five strangers boarded the MS ST Louis. They were promised a future of safety away from Nazi Germany and Hitler’s third Reich. Unbeknownst to them they were about to embark upon a voyage built on secrets, lies, and treachery. Sacrifice, love, life, and death hung in… Read More
A golden child is engineered to become a perfect specimen of Hitler’s master race. But plans can change. Alliances can be broken. Love and trust can be destroyed in an instant when people are not what they seem. In a time when the dark evil forces of the third Reich… Read More
Detrick was born with every quality that would ensure his destiny as a leader of Adolph Hitler’s coveted Aryan race. But on his 7th birthday, an unexpected event changed the course of his destiny forever. As the Nazis rose to power, Detrick was swept into a life filled with secrets,… Read More

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This Story is about a Overweight Jewish Cooky Family! Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 23, 2013

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BOY AND GIRL IN 1950S LONDON Read More

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LONDON IN 1950S A BOY AND A GIRL'S FATHER. Read More
A GHOSTLY JEWISH GIRL VISITS A MAN AT A COFFEE BAR. Read More
Watchman Journal part 5 Boycott Israel products? Are you sure? Read this first. Read More

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This is a play I have written about a young man and his family during the Holocaust. Read More

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How the "chief of sinners", Saul of Tarsus, went from making followers of Christ suffer to suffering for the name of Christ and defining what it meant to follow Jesus.With four testimonies on how this impacted people Read More
It is a humorous look at life in america amongst americans and people of other cultures....i hope you enjoy it...... Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 01, 2013

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Its about the death of children in Palestine, killed by sniper bullets... Read More

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When Evelyn-Mae is torn from all she's ever known, witnessing the death of her pparents and best friend. Read More

Tags: war, jewish, flee, bielany

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The story of Aaron's escape from Auschwitz to reunite with his father. Read More

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A poem about a German Jew in 1930s Berlin, through the eyes of a man waking up with woman who risks everything in a world that hates him. Read More

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in a flashback to 1945, Maxwell Donahue serves in World War II, Calvin Zimmerman and Nicholas Donahue solve murders in Hansbay and Connor Lautenberg and his family move from Europe to find a better life in America Read More
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