Linda Ruth Horowitz


Born and raised in USA, at seventeen she emigrated to Israel where she lived for twenty-one years, and studied at the Tel Hai Art Academy. iLR Horowitz later emigrated to Denmark, continuing her studies in painting and sculpture at the Århus Art Academy. During a later three year music journey through Africa, she turned to photography.

Throughout her twenty-five year career, she freelanced as a self-taught photographer and photo-journalist, publishing innumerable stories and photo material for Scandinavian and international medias.

Linda has exhibited her photography and books at Scandinavian, European and American museums. She has also produced a photographic documentary book; titled 'Among Danish Jews,' 1996, published by Fotografisk Center, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Her newly-released novel, 'While the Sands Whisper,' is the result of a ten year work in process.

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While the Sands Whisper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Ayishah, a freelance American-Israeli photographer, embarks on a seven-month adventure that soon draws her into a taboo love affair with her Bedouin guide, Hakim. He has many secrets, but Ayishah has one of her own: a painful abandonment of her family that needs to heal. It becomes her challenge to reveal, using the terrible beauty of the Sinai, how we overcome the borders that divide us.

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arabic    bedouin    hebrew    israel    middle east    photography    sinai