Writing, reading, watching, listening.

Writing, reading, watching, listening.
Life In : Recommendations, my own creations, and a place for a conversation.


I was born and raised in Israel and have lived in Brazil over twenty years.

My stories have been published in The Literary Review, Glimmer Train, McSweeney’s, Prism International, Other Voices, Michigan Quarterly Review, CALYX Journal, Stand Magazine and other magazines.

        My work has also been featured in anthologies such as Sex for America, Politically Inspired Fiction (Harper/Collins 01/2008) Stumbling and Raging, Politically Inspired Fiction Anthology (McAdam/Cage), You Have Time for This Anthology (Ooligan Press), The Flash (Disease Press), and the 2014-2015 W.W. Norton's International Flash Anthology among others.

I am a four-time Pushcart prize nominee for fiction, the winner of Margaret Atwood Studies magazine prize for non-fiction and first placed in The Hawthorne Citation Contest for short-short fiction.
 My story collections “Light Reflection over Blues” and "Perfect for This World" were finalists for Iowa Fiction award. My novel, Desert Symphony was placed third in The Attic Review Contest 2014.

A few online stories:

Islands of Salt in Per Contra
So Far (,) Houses in Per Contra
The Privilege of Distance in Eclectica
Farewell & Bodies in Matter Press The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts
The String Theory in Matter Press Journal of Compressed Creative Arts
The Hippie Things & Unless in Corium Magazine
The Fifty Percent in Connotation Press


Smokelong Quarterly after publishing the flash Fire. Water. that will appear in W W Norton Flash International Anthology and is included in Life In, Life Out

Connotation Press after publishing The Fifty Percent-interviewed by Meg Tuite

Kathy Fish interviews me about Life In, Life Out