Past Excerpts

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...

Excerpt from Entangling Science and Spirituality by Renee Martin-Nagle

The following essay appears in Tiferet’s Summer 2016 issue. The entire issue is available for immediate download. Religions come in many shapes and sizes. Some profess a belief in one omnipotent, very masculine God that...
Ron Starbuck

Excerpt from A Christian Speaks – The Heart Sutra – Emptiness is Form, Form...

This essay appears in our Spring 2016 digital issue. The entire issue with its' many offerings is available for download. As Christians engage more and more in an interfaith dialogue with Buddhism, and other faiths,...
William O'Daly

Excerpt from Bears in Autumn by William O’Daly

The following poem appears in Tiferet’s Fall 2016 issue. The entire issue is available for immediate digital download. What is this hunger, the calm roiling the pond, whose eyes, cooling among the flames — the bears refuse...

Excerpt from Dog and Different Fields by Therése Halscheid

This essay appears in our 2014 Summer Digital Issue. Download now to read the rest of Therese’s story and the entire issue. I WANT TO TELL YOU OF A DAY NOT LONG AGO – it...
Therese Halscheid

Excerpt from The Rooms by Therése Halscheid

The following poem appears in our Fall 2011 Print Issue 17. The entire issue is available in Kindle format. A road led to the water that ribboned the mountain. And not wanting to disturb a...
Tovli Simiryan

Excerpt from Skies by Tovli Simiryan

The following short story appears in our Fall/Winter 2018 issue. The single issue is available for purchase in print or digital format.         Out of a clear blue sky, I remember them. Our grandmother begged us not to forget our...
Kenneth Ronkowitz

Excerpt from Somewhat Optimistic Horoscopes by Kenneth Ronkowitz

The following poem appears in our Autumn 2016 issue. The entire issue is available for immediate download. Aries: You woke up again today. Taurus: Nothing bad can happen to you as you read this. Gemini: Even if...
Rebecca Kuder

Excerpt from (Perfection) DEFECTION by Rebecca Kuder

The following essay appears in our Summer 2017 digital issue. The entire issue is available for immediate download. 1. If you will just hold still I’ll brush your hair until every snarl is gone, oh try...
Basmah Sakrani

Excerpt from Follow Follow Follow by Basmah Sakrani

The following short story appears in our Spring/Summer 2019 issue and was the 2018 Tiferet Writing Contest Winner for Fiction. The entire issue is available in print or digital format. Or, you can purchase...