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Events and Select Writings

Sept 18 - Brooklyn Book Festival*
March 5 - Ahavat Torah, Englewood, NJ
March 23 - Fairlawn Jewish Center, Fairlawn NJ
March 27 - Nachum Segall Show, "That's Life"
April 24 - Barnes & Noble, Upper West Side
April 28 - Greenlight Book Store, Brooklyn -- with Beth Bosworth
May 6 - Carlebach Synagogue, Upper West Side, with Yael Unterman
June 22- One Book, One Congregation, Dor Hadash, San Diego
June 30 - Ansche Chessed, Upper West Side, reading with Tova Mirvis
Sept 8 - Jewish TV Channel, NYC
Nov 4 - JCC Houston, Texas
Nov 5 - JCC Dayton, Ohio
Nov 11 - JCC Dallas, Texas
Nov 16 - Agudath Israel, West Caldwell, NJ
Nov 20 - Jewish Federation, Seattle, WA
Nov 23 - Jewish Federation Portland, Oregon,
Dec 8 - Flatbush Book Fair, Brooklyn
Dec 28 thru Jan 1- Warwick, England, Limmud
Jan 21 - Hadassah-Brandeis Institute, Palm Beach
Jan 22 - Hadassah-Brandeis Institute, Palm Beach
March 10 - Hadassah-Brandeis Institute, Boca Raton,
March 11 - Hadassah-Brandeis Institute, Boca Raton
March 29 - Radio Interview, Too Jewish, Arizona
May 5 - Hadassah-Brandeis Institute, NYC
June 14- Literary Fair, Fairlawn, NJ
July 9 - Temple Bnai Abraham, Livingston, NJ
Oct 27 - Eastern Connecticut University
Jan 29 - Shaarei Tzedek, the Valley, Los Angeles
Feb 18-- EmunaHealing Retreat, Morristown, NJ
* couldn't attend as it conflicted with Sukkot


To read an excerpt from IN THE COURTYARD OF THE KABBALIST click here

To read "Mother's Milk" (Jewish Fiction) click here

To read "A Beggar's Place" (Moment) click here


To read "The Last Kindness" (New York Times) click here

To read "Eye for an Eye" (Forward) click here

To read an interview with Ruchama in Bloom Magazine, click here

To read an interview with Ruchama in Lilith Magazine click here

To read "My Barber, My Book -- and the Temple Mount" in the Forward click here

To read "The Accessory That Burps" (New York Times) click here

To read "The Evil Eye Remover" (The Forward) click here

To read "The Unleavened Imagination" (Jewish Week) click here

To read "Shavuot at Jerusalem's Hippie Yeshiva" (Tablet) click here

To read an in-depth profile, "A Chamelon in the Courtyard of the Divine" (Tower Magazine) click here