Stories of enduring love, loss, lust, religious law, ritual, sacrifice, romance, beauty, art and the many human mysteries of affection.
A three-part story about love, loss, and all the music in between
A manuscript sheds light on a 16th-century tale of Jewish love and betrothal
Israeli fiction from Iowa
When ancient laws and modern love meet, some difficult choices arise
Rokhl’s Golden City: Yiddish tales of romance and magic
How to write? With love, says the author.
Rokhl’s Golden City: Some of the best Yiddish love songs
Sexual abstinence of married men roils the Hasidic sects of Gur, Slonim, and Toledot Aharon
‘This thing has existed since marriage was invented,’ says Esther Perel, author of The State of Affairs
I spent years searching for romance, without success, until my grandfather and my rebbe showed me just how simple it could be
How the famed writer’s unrequited passion for Janet Sussman led to the era-defining best-seller
I said I’d convert to placate my boyfriend. But his family would never disregard the fact that I was Korean.
Whatever holiday you’re celebrating, put romance on the menu by taking some advice from everyone from Maimonides to Dr. Ruth
“Tell Me,” Tablet Magazine’s illustrated question-and-answer column, considers some beautiful, wise, nuanced, and surprisingly terse looks at love and heritage
The rocky road of dating with low expectations
What happens when the writer you admire most becomes your friend?