About the Author

Devorah Talia Gordon

Devorah Talia Gordon is a writer, editor, and creative writing teacher. She earned an MFA in Creative Writing from Antioch University, and her writing has appeared in numerous publications, including Aish.com, Jew in the City, Mishpacha Magazine, Ami and The Jewish Press. She has published short stories and essays in several anthologies, and is a regular writer for Jewish Home LA. She has a passion for writing fiction and is particularly interested in women’s spiritual and emotional journeys. She teaches creative writing workshops for women, young adults and preteens, encouraging them to tell their own stories, or make up great ones. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and children.

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