A Little About

Janice Weizman was born in Toronto, and moved to Israel at the age of nineteen. She is a graduate of the Creative Writing program at Bar-Ilan University, where she initiated and serves as managing editor of The Ilanot Review, an online literary journal.

Janice is the author of The Wayward Moon, a historical novel taking place in 9th cen. Middle East. The novel was the Recipient of the 2013 Independent Publisher Book Awards Gold Medal  and the winner of the 2013 Midwest Book Award.

Janice's writing has appeared in Lilith, Consequence, Queen's Quarterly, The Jeruslalem Report, and other places. She has taught creative writing at David Yellin College in Jerusalem and currently conducts private classes and workshops in Israel.