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Maya's Latest Blogs

Mar.09.2012 - 4:21 pm
When I went vegan it never occurred to me that my cruelty free lifestyle choice might impact my dating life. The trials and tribulations of dating in NYC ended up teaching me that...
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Dec.19.2011 - 9:24 pm
My newest piece for Huffington Post is about giving animal sponsorships as holiday gifts. It's a wonderful way of truly celebrating the spirit of the holidays--by helping rescued...
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Nov.18.2011 - 2:05 pm
I used to associate Thanksgiving with eating a turkey. Now I associate it with celebrating these beautiful birds. My newest blog for the Huffington Post is all about having a...
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Nov.04.2011 - 11:04 am
I have to admit, of all the blogs I've written for The Huffington Post, the one that went up today on being an imperfect vegan made me shake in my MooShoes boots the most. It's...
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Comments from Maya

Jul.18.2011 - 1:39 pm
In response to: Living a Vegan Lifestyle Has Freed Me
Hi Rina: Thank you for your note! I really appreciate your feedback and hearing about your journey. Take care. Best,...
Jul.18.2011 - 11:44 am
In response to: Living a Vegan Lifestyle Has Freed Me
Maryann: Thank you so much for your note. It is so wonderful to have you and your colleagues' support. I'm looking...
Oct.16.2009 - 2:13 pm
In response to: Because, because, because, because, because....
Hi Ivory: Thank you so much for your comment. I'm glad you liked the essay so much! I'd love to have lunch with you the...
Jul.13.2009 - 4:02 pm
In response to: I'd love to be a writer
i love it.

Published Reviews

Our Farm: By the Animals of Farm Sanctuary
Published by NY Daily News
"Gottfried... based her poems on real-life animals that reside at Farm Sanctuary, one of the nation's leading animal protection organizations."