Jessica Fishman

Having grown up in a Midwestern Jewish and Zionist family, Jessica Fishman moved to Israel after graduating from Indiana University with degrees in journalism and business. She spent her first few years in the country serving in the Israel Defense Forces, learning the Hebrew language, and getting acclimated to the country. Jessica has written a […] Read More

Leora-Freedman

Leora Freedman

Leora Freedman is a writer of literary fiction. Her characters attempt to find meaning in Judaism, relate to the State of Israel, and live as Jews while fully engaged in the wider world. Her first novel, The Ivory Pomegranate (Gefen Publications, Israel), is about a group of graduate students who confront their own heritage amidst […] Read More

Sheyna Galyan

Sheyna Galyan

Sheyna Galyan is a two-time National Indie Excellence Award finalist and author of the Rabbi David Cohen suspense series set in Minneapolis. Her short stories have been published in anthologies and online, and her essays and articles have appeared in national and local publications. She graduated from the St. Paul Police Department's Citizens' Police Academy […] Read More

Yael Unterman

Yael Unterman

Yael Unterman grew up in the UK and now resides in Jerusalem. After attending an Ultra-Orthodox Jewish high school, she moved to Israel to pursue advanced Torah studies, and went on to earn a BA in Psychology and advanced degrees in Jewish History and Creative Writing. She lectures worldwide and has published in a variety […] Read More

Janice Weizman

Janice Weizman

Janice Weizman was born in Toronto and moved to Israel at the age of nineteen. She holds a degree in Social Work from Hebrew University as well as a Masters in Creative Writing from Bar-Ilan University, where she founded and continues to act as managing editor of The Ilanot Review, a literary journal affiliated with the […] Read More

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