tznius

The Teacher Who Confused Me the Most

I still think a lot about that day in Junior High, when my teacher really confused me. It was definitely not the first time a teacher had confused me, nor the last, but it was definitely the longest confusion a teacher had thrown me into.

It started innocently enough. She told us an interesting story […]

Dear Twelve-Year-Old Me

Dear Twelve-Year-Old Me,

Over the next few years, many people will come speak to you and your classmates about modesty.

Don’t listen to any of them.

Don’t listen to the speakers who tell you that your body needs to be hidden like a valuable object that will be degraded if it’s seen by the wrong eyes. Don’t […]