Here's a really lovely post about the connections between a temple-based writing group (located in Tuscon, Ariz.) and the Holy Days.
Michelle Cameron, a self-described "writer of Jewish-themed books," guest-posts on my friend Lisa Romeo's blog.
The aforementioned Scribblers on the Roof Web site has launched! Check it out. And look forward to a Q&A with founder/editor Kelly Hartog, right here on My Machberet, in the not-too-distant future.
Jeffrey Goldberg links to an outrageously hilarious spoof of Mad Men (retitled for these purposes "Meshugene Men").
Finally, and on a more somber note, the new issue of Brevity, which bills itself as "a journal of concise literary nonfiction," is online, featuring an amazing piece, "Somebody Else's Genocide," by author Sherman Alexie.
Shanah Tovah, everyone! See you back here in a few days.