Laurie Graff at ‘Temple Israel of Hollywood’ Girls Night Out w/The Shiksa Syndrome: Have you Ever Lied For Love?

Novelist Laurie Graff emails:

I’m doing a Girls Night Out” event at Temple Israel of Hollywood, 7300 Hollywood Blvd,, on Thurs, Dec 4th at 7 pm and would love if you could come! Should be fun and we can hang out after.

SHIKSA: n. Yiddish
I. A non-Jewish woman  2. A quintessential blonde beauty  3. The polar opposite of the quintessential Jewish mother  4. A type of woman who instills deep longing in Jewish men  5. A Jewish boy’s dream  6. A Jewish girl’s nightmare

About Luke Ford

Raised a Seventh-Day Adventist at Avondale College in Australia, Luke Ford moved to California in 1977. He graduated from Placer High School in 1984, reported the news at KAHI/KHYL radio for three years, attended Sierra College and UCLA, was largely bedridden by Chronic Fatigue Syndrome for six years, and converted to Judaism in 1993. From 1997-2007, Luke made his living from blogging. Living by Beverly Hills (, he now teaches the Alexander Technique (moving the way the body likes to move). Lessons cost $100 each and last about 45 minutes. In 2011, Luke completed a three-year teaching course at the Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles. His personal Alexander Technique website is Luke is the author of five books, including: » The Producers: Profiles in Frustration » Yesterday’s News Tomorrow: Inside American Jewish Journalism
This entry was posted in Literature and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.