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PERSONAL ESSAY: For a free spirit, a new look at life

"Free Spirit: Growing Up On the Road and Off the Grid" (Hyperion Books)

OAKLAND, Calif. (JTA) — I know now that my family tree is adorned with rabbis and Hebrew novelists, Yiddish auctioneers and shtetl folk healers. But as a kid, I didn’t know a thing about it. I didn’t even know I was Jewish. My mother, Claudia, pulled up her roots… Read more »