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It’s Passover and not everyone celebrating was born into the Jewish faith. Here, one Fortytude exemplar explains what it’s like to hear your calling and then follow it—even if it means adopting a new life path.
The holidays bring rituals and traditions to light, but what of the nature of ‘tradition?’ Here, TK Darlene Nipper describes what it’s like to be a lesbian during the holidays and of the dynamics created and shared within her family. As she puts it: “The truth is that my family has grown to place love above all else.”
L’Shana Tova! As a child growing up in New York City, I was definitely torn between two religious belief systems. I had attended a school where the student body was predominantly Jewish. I believe only 6% of the students (including myself) were not.