Past Excerpts

Excerpt from Peace Park Museum by Lee Woodman

The following poem appears in our Spring 2016 digital issue. Download now to read the rest of Lee’s poem and the entire issue. A fireball blazed, like a small sun, seven thousand degrees centigrade Skin, like melting glue, dripped...

Excerpt from On the Day My Father Died: Hungarian Refugees Bring Food by Edwin...

The following poem appears in our Spring/Summer 2018 issue. The entire issue is available for purchase in either print or digital format. Above the voices of grief in our kitchen I heard a knock at our...

Excerpt from Outside Grenoble by Jennifer Barber

The following poem was the 2019 Tiferet Writing Contest Winner for Poetry and will appear in our Fall/Winter 2019 issue. Subscribe today to receive it and one more issue with a one-year subscription. What I remember most is...
Short story by Marisa Handler

Excerpt from Biblioburro by Marisa Handler

The following short story appears in our Autumn 2016 issue. The entire issue is available for immediate download. We wait at the edge of our pueblo, on the road that leads into the mountains and...
Tracy Brooks

Excerpt from Merge by Tracy Brooks

This poem appears in our Summer 2014 Digital Issue. It was one of the poems Tracy wrote during our 2014 Poem-A-Thon. Download and read the rest of Tracy’s poem and the entire issue. (for my...

Excerpt from Meaning in Our Century by Nicholas Samaras

This poem appears in our February 2016 Digital Issue. Read the entire issue by downloading it here. What does it mean for a human animal to lift his face and speak to the God of his own...

Excerpt from Finding My Own Way to the Garden by Christine Gelineau

The following essay appears in Tiferet’s Summer 2017 issue. The entire issue is available for immediate digital download. At college orientation they issued us Freshman beanies and explained parietal hours to us. The beanies a...

Excerpt from Why I Talked to My Dead Father by Lisa Romeo

The following essay appears in our upcoming Fall/Winter 2020 issue. Subscribe today to receive the issue once available and read the rest of Lisa's story and more! I talked to my father more in the...

Excerpt from Catsup by Doris Ferleger

The following poem appears in Tiferet’s February 2016 issue. The entire issue is available for immediate download. So many war stories my big-bellied poppa tells end up being intimate with a certain food, and perhaps more important, with...
YEHOSHUA NOVEMBER

Excerpt from In the World of Time and Space by Yehoshua November

The following poem appeared in our Fall 2017 expanded issue which is available for digital download. Those who share duplexes, who live in apartments, know each other’s secrets—muffled love cries, silences after tragic news filters through the...