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My myopia, or what is commonly referred to as nearsightedness, progressed at an almost alarming rate. It started in second grade, when just a...

You know that way that Facebook uses some complex algorithm to determine what news appears in your feed? Recently, it just so happened to...

“She liked the word ineffable because it meant a feeling so big or vast that it could not be expressed in words. And yet, because it could...

I spent my weekends in Brooklyn with Dad, where he had an apartment near a Hasidic neighborhood. It was a couple of blocks away...

Our lips may have been pressed together, but what he really touched was my heart. I had given up on being happy and finding...

Oyfn pripetshik brent a fayeri, Un in shtub iz heys; Un der rebbe lernt kleyne kinderlech dem alefbeyz; Un der rebbe lernt kleyne kinderlech dem alef-beyz. Zet...

When you were little, you used to wear tiny floral print dresses and sit with your legs apart because that was the only way...

My mother has never been one to cuss. Coming from a religious family, her language was fairly clean. That day my mother told me...

“No, don’t leave,” he said, staring up at me with his huge, vulnerable eyes. “I need to go, I have class,” I said, begging myself...

People often ask how I started doing stand-up comedy. I went one night to a bar in the Tenderloin of San Francisco. It was...

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The trailer for Moana is finally here! I've been looking forward to seeing Disney's princess from the Pacific Islands on the big screen, and I'm...