"Taking Flight" statue at the Women's and Children's Alliance in Boise, Idaho. Monarch butterfly by Valerie Pierce.Elizabeth Newton.

My Hometown—Boise, Idaho

Speaking up in Idaho has rarely gone well, in my experience.

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The Heart of the Wise Is in the House of Mourning

The most Jewish emotion, Naches, belongs in the language of exile.

We live in a soft house

I can tell you all the things that are going to happen today and the order in which they’re going to happen.

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Half-Lifes

Caught between Brexit Britain and single-citizenship Norway, I Finally Understand What Citizenship Means