Posts Tagged: rabbi

Rivers of Babylon: The Story of a Third-Trimester Abortion


She said something to me, then, that has been a great comfort. “You had a choice,” she said, “but you did not have free will.” A choice that was no choice at all. ...more

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #62: Julian Tepper


Upon publication of his first novel, Balls, author Julian Tepper received pointed advice from one Philip Roth: quit. What the elder statesman, on the verge of his own retirement, was trying to say is that the writing life is “just torture,” and he should spare himself the suffering.