Here’s a short piece I wrote for the 929 English Tanach study project on Numbers Chapter 20 exploring the sin of Moses and Aaron:
My latest for The Lehrhaus — how Moshe’s enigmatic staff has been understood over the centuries:
I am excited to share my latest publication, a retrospective on Peter Beagle’s The Last Unicorn fifty years since its publication. At The Atlantic:
Here’s a link to my latest article, a review in The Forward of the new Steinsaltz Humash distributed by Koren:
Some people have requested the speech I gave at Kemp Mill Synagogue this past Shabbat. Here is a link: https://yoseflindell.files.wordpress.com/2018/09/haazinu-dvar-torah.docx
I wrote a story based on Star Trek: the Next Generation for a contest a couple years back. I didn’t win the contest, and there aren’t other markets for it, so here’s the story.
Over the holiday of Shavuot, I gave a talk discussing the 10 Commandments, or Aseret ha-Dibrot. One of the topics I discussed was the meaning of the term Aseret ha-Dibrot.
Those thoughts became this new article published today at The Lehrhaus, which builds on existing scholarship (particularly an article by Professor Meir Gruber) to create a literary picture of the Aseret ha-Dibrot: