This Morning While I Was Davening in Shul

(Note: This happened at Mayanot Shul in Jerusalem. Shachrit starts at 8am.)

In this vast sunlit hall

filled with the sound of chanting,

the black and white swaying movement of ancient offerings,

and accusations of going through the motions. Continue reading “This Morning While I Was Davening in Shul”

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What Happened When I Realized My Date Was A Woman

I was at a poetry reading last night organized by the great people at Jerusalism. ┬áIt was a nice sized crowd with a lot of ‘earworthy’ poetry and prose. Someone asked me for a copy of one of the poems I read so I decided to turn it into a blog and share it with the world. Here it is.

 

1746-2008

What Happened When I Realized My Date Was A Woman

I walked with you yesterday through the park. Continue reading “What Happened When I Realized My Date Was A Woman”