SHULEM DEEN has been writing the Hasidic Rebel blog since 2003, and he's also the founder and editor of Unpious.com, a journal for writers on the Hasidic fringe.
A Person of ProminenceBy Shulem Deen
It started when my friend Mark asked me, Would you mind speaking to my Hasidic boyfriend? Mark was straight, and it wasnt really his boyfriend. Just a Hasidic gentleman who started calling Marks cell phone one day and had turned into a phone-pal of sorts.