“Embroidery has been part of my life for over two decades; it is a core Jewish practice for me and an entry point into sacred texts…
…the process of designing and creating the embroidery is not about seeking permanence. For me, it has become a potent practice of living Torah and enacting Jewish life, rather than documenting myself for future generations.”
I am honored that Lilith Magazine has selected my essay for The Lilith Blog. Please continue reading here.
Lampstand, 2016, Rachel Braun, scanned by Philip Brookman.