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Why I Write: An Expat’s Exploration of Setting and Family

Next month I turn 50. I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t thinking about it much. The predominant emotion I’m feeling is gratitude for the many blessing in my life, including the most recent – the publication of my debut novel-in-stories, The Book of Jeremiah (Press 53). But the round number 50 also serves to remind me that I’ve now lived more than half my life in Israel.

Read the rest of my guest post on Read Her Like an Open Book, a blog site run by a man, dedicated to reading (only) literary fiction by women.

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