About Emily Shire

Emily Shire works for The Week magazine in New York and has written for Slate, The Forward, and HelloGiggles among other publications. In many of her writing endeavors, she divulges too much personal information, generally to the chagrin and embarrassment of her family. Follow her on Twitter at @eshire.

My Jewish Love/Hate Relationship with Food

By February 12, 2013

I wanted to be just like the other girls in my affluent Jewish suburb—but I was overweight Read More

Finding Love, Or Just Another Makeout, at a Rowdy Jewish Singles Party

By December 20, 2012

Calling it quits after two years attending The Ball, a Christmas Eve event for young, available Jews Read More