Monica Steiner

<p><strong>Monica Steiner</strong> delights in connecting with community through Jewish study, writing, and artistic response to tradition and modern&nbsp;living. She is a social activist, erstwhile attorney, and part of the professional staff at <a href="https://cbbsb.org/">Congregation B'nai B'rith</a>, a Reform temple in Santa Barbara, CA.&nbsp;</p>

Sheltering in Place: Tents and Torah

Monica Steiner
June 17, 2020

My boys are making forts using all the pillows in the house. They strong-armed my husband into setting up our camping tent outside, and they sit there as the day grows hot. They are slinging blankets over couches, pulling mattresses off the frames: they are...