She pursued graduate studies in American Literature at New York University and taught Literature of the Holocaust at Baruch College. She has also worked as a newspaper reporter, writer for Seventeen Magazine, public relations director, press aide and high school teacher. Published since the age of nine, Yitta’s work has appeared in more than 50 Anglo/Jewish publications and secular magazines such as Parade, Money, Working Woman, and New York. She is also the author of another non-fiction book “Holy Brother: Enchanted Tales and Inspiring Tales about Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach.â€ï¿½ [+]