art by the feral artist
Noah Lederman has been published in The San Francisco Chronicle, The Cape Cod Times, Eastern Surf Magazine, and Teachers Network: Professional Teachers Handbook. He is currently at work on a book of narrative nonfiction, My Grandparents' Holocaust.
My Grandparents' Holocaust
Sheine Keit Catches Gefilte Fish
Gefilte fish swam upstream through the
Gelatinous valley and past the shadows cast by carrot and
Celery hills when it was
Speared by the trident of the shining knight,
Sheine keit, Grandma corrected.
Laying Gefilte fish onto the Fleishech Plateau, shining knight,
Okay sheine keit raised his trident, but suddenly the horse,
Radish, with its spiky, wild, dripping mane, galloped in and
Trampled Gefilte fish.