How I accomplished something I didn’t think was possible
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How I accomplished something I didn’t think was possible

This is a personal story about how I wrote my first book and a behind the scenes look at my struggle with insecurity, anxiety and stress that was very much a part of this journey. I am a mindfulness coach. I coach individuals and groups how to access their best self using mindfulness techniques. In
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The Hidden Agenda of the Patriarchy
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The Hidden Agenda of the Patriarchy

I'm at a party. I only know the host. I decide to start to chat to a boy there. He's friendly and we talk for a while. When it's time for me to leave, I bid goodbye to him and I give my friend and her mother a quick hug and turn to leave, when
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Negel Vasser/Netilat Yadayim
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Negel Vasser/Netilat Yadayim

Six splashes (some say eight), alternating, side to side. The vessel passes from hand to hand: right, left, right.

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Jewish Women of Words is a space for discussion and reflection about what it means to be a Jewish woman in the increasingly complex world today. It is a community of people interested in anything relevant to Jewish women. It is an inclusive platform for sharing and testing ideas. Whether you are new to writing or practiced at it, we welcome your contributions. Jewish Women of Words is for people from all places and backgrounds. Whatever and however you identify as a Jewish woman, this is a place for you to hang out and explore your world, experiences and beliefs. Learning is an ongoing process, valued by Jewish tradition. This is a space to engage with others who have different experiences and perspectives in a respectful and open way.

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