Author, The Invisible Thread: A Portrait of Jewish American Women (Jewish Publication Society, 1989), shortlisted for a National Jewish Book Award; The Mom Who Took Off On Her Motorcycle; A Remarkable Kindness. Publications: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Commentary, The International Herald Tribune, Glamour, tabletmag.com, The North American Review, The Reading Room, Watchword Press, Lilith, Forward, Newsday, Seventeen, among others. Awards: First Prize winner of Family Circle Magazine's 2011 Fiction Contest. Honorable Mention, Mademoiselle Magazine’s Fiction Contest. Working scholarship, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference.