Geffilte Fish and Nipples

Geffilte Fish is a traditional East-European Jewish dish. A fish is being ground whole, bones and fins, and then rearranged as a patty. It is cooked in water and served cold on Holidays, sometimes with a piece of carrot to add some color to the gray lump. It has a fishy, sweet flavor. Happy Holidays! […]

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Circles Circles Circles

In her early 20’s, Yael Livneh was a shepherd.It was tough, physical work, walking a herd of 80 goats into the desert mountains, cleaning after them, chasing stray goats.Goats need a leader, and back then, she didn’t know how to be one for them. She had to chase them around as they followed an assertive […]

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Worldwide

Psychodelic dreams with colors and sound, seeing melodies, sitting by a bonfire outdoors and making music with flowers. Soundtracks of movies, westerns, kung-fu. Every genre of music. These are some of the things that inspire Yossi Bozo, who just recently published his new album – Connexion Divina. We sit in his apartment in Tel Aviv, […]

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Poco a poco

Dayana sits by the bar after the lunch service, drinking a margarita, her apron is still tied around her waist. This is supposed to be a light, easy story about Mexican cuisine. It’s not. The story begins in Jardín Mangos, a neighborhood by the shore in Acapulco, a central city in the South of Mexico. […]

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To Abide

Freedom is probably one of the most important things for artist Uzi Benita. Sitting in his room in South Tel-Aviv, surrounded by his paintings and books, the subject of freedom keeps coming up. He is not so much of a rebel per se, but he lives life in his own rhythm.He seems completely age-less, with […]

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Midwinter

The plane descends into the clouds. As the grey clouds scatter, they reveal the country beneath – snowy mountaintops, and then frozen, tough ground with naked trees.Outside the plane, the cold air feels sharp like tiny knives on the cheeks and it’s hard to breathe. Hungary. We get inside a black van, my mother-in-law sits […]

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