Monthly Archives: April 2014

Shabbat Shalom! 12 Nissan 5774

Courtesy my garden (and a cooperative Spring!), flowers to crown Shabbat HaMalka, Herself, the Holy Bride. Advertisements

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NaPoWriMo Day Eight (4/8/14)

Today’s prompt was to rewrite a famous poem, putting our own spin on it ~ One of my first favorite poets was Emily Dickinson, so how could I resist? ~ Because Death rode the Metrolink – He’d kindly pay my … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day Six and Seven

Sixth day poem is being delivered a day late, as the recalcitrant poem will tell you the reasons why herself. Wishing to follow, for the second time, the prompt offered at http://www.napowrimo.net, I obediently gazed out the window and collected … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Day Five (for 4/5/14)

This poem is a “golden shovel” using a work of Rilke’s ~ Bold as redemption come the narcissus How soft these conquerors yet now the winter vanished No room for barren shadows for they will claim it all This field … Continue reading

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Metzora

Once, we could see the fissures in our relationship with the Oneness. This was a blessing, not a curse. We would be called aside for healing. We would go outside, from the familiar, the comforts (maybe lazy, complacent?) of home, … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month’s 30/30

http://www.napowrimo.net First day: Angels never pray. They wait with us when even hope, red eyed and bobbing head, loosens her grip beneath the waves. The words have roots, they know and hold our place on every page we’ve yet to … Continue reading

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