Past Excerpts

Excerpt from a review of Jacqueline Sheehan’s book The Tiger in the House

The following review by author Ellen Meeropol of Jacqueline Sheehan’s book The Tiger in the House appears in our Spring 2017 digital issue. The entire issue is available for purchase and digital download. Driving home from...
Mitra Rahbar

Excerpt from Sacred Space by Mitra Rahbar

The following essay appears in our Winter 2016 issue. The entire issue is available for immediate download. From a very young age, we learn to create space for all we do. We initially learn this...

Excerpt from Love Has Wings by Isha Judd

This article appears in the May 2012 digital issue of Tiferet. The entire issue can be purchased here. Excerpt from Love Has Wings by Isha Judd In our society, people view comfort as king. Anything that makes...
Bridget Nutting

Excerpt from I Want to Say by Bridget Nutting

The following poem appears in our Summer 2014 Digital Issue. Read the rest of Bridget’s poem and the entire issue. Before day is done and sun sets one final time I want to say I was...

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...
Joyce Lott

Excerpt from Acceptance by Joyce Lott

This essay appears in our July 2015 digital issue. Read the rest of the story and the entire issue by downloading it today.   EVEN AS A CHILD, I wrinkled my nose, wrapped my hair around...
Michelle Bigley

Excerpt from Crecer: Growing in Buenos Aires by Michele Bigley

The following essay appears in our Summer 2017 digital issue. The entire issue is available for immediate download. In the cold rain, wearing a jacket I believed waterproof, I exited Teatro Colon, Buenos Aires’ most...
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...
Fall 2013 Tiferet cover

An Interview with Charles Simic by Adele Kenny

This interview appears in its entirety in the Fall 2013 print issue of Tiferet. It is available for download in digital format here. It is also available on Kindle. Dušan Simić was born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia...

Excerpt from The Tobin Bridge by Kevin Carey

The following poem appears in our Summer 2016 digital issue. Read the rest of Kevin’s poem and the entire issue. I have friends who are afraid of crossing bridges. It panics them to drive with the world spreading...