Ariella Schiller

Ariella Schiller

Ariella Schiller lives with her family in Jerusalem, where she’ll dabble in almost anything involving words.
She works as a proofreader by day, novelist by night, and occasionally sleeps.

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Out of Step
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
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Out of Step
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
"You, Bella Rena Martin, are incredibly talented. And I’m not talking about ballet and dancing”
Out of Step
Wednesday, April 22, 2020
What should I say? That I’m jealous of my best friend’s remedial tutoring? Please
Calligraphy
Sunday, April 05, 2020
She doesn’t know Mo very well if she thinks he’s going to get his hands dirty with some Ikea furniture. He wouldn't even build our own furniture
Out of Step
Sunday, April 05, 2020
Ma makes sense, she really does, but I just feel so heavy and gross, and I miss ballet so much, I completely lose myself
Out of Step
Wednesday, April 01, 2020
I wasn’t excited about the decorating idea until now, but as we discuss it, I’m actually growing interested
Out of Step
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
I’m ready to hear what Shayna has to say, but also really not in the mood for a lengthy devar Torah
Out of Step
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
I feel like the veil that usually muffles my tefillos has been thrown back, and it’s just me standing before Hashem
Out of Step
Wednesday, March 04, 2020
Mommy looks at me, but says nothing. I shrug and keep reading until my name is called
Out of Step
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
I speak only because no one else does. “Um, Naftoli? What do you mean, you’re ‘not going’?"
Out of Step
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Tears spring to my eyes as I watch the storm in stunned silence. Even the snow gets to dance
Out of Step
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
I know what she’s thinking: I’m strong until someone takes away my ballet shoes. Then I just become unbearable