The Quickening

My Very Own Halloween Special It sounds like something out of a low-budget horror film released in early October: A plucky young woman comes down with strange symptoms; a foreign objected has invaded her body, settled in, and is now feeding off her lifeforce. She pukes; she cries; she watches in horror as her stomach…

Blastoff

In about 72 hours, I leave the United States and move to Israel. This move has been two years in the making, and somehow it feels like it's both taken forever and suddenly sprung up on me. It's a bittersweet experience. I am excited; I am sad. I look forward to so much, and at…