May 20, 2013 at 2:06 pm by Timna Burston
Molly urgently texting: I have a poem to share at the Salon. Is it too late? As I receive the text, Molly appears at the door, red hair and Tzitzit (ritual fringed shawl) flying behind her. No, certainly not too late. Perhaps it is fitting to speak about Molly’s poetry and how it relates to […]
November 23, 2010 at 6:39 pm by Timna Burston
How many times have you repeated the Shema, bowing your head and covering your eyes? Dozens? Thousands? Maybe never? How many times have you found yourself, peeking through the slats of your fingers to make sure you are not alone, muttering, chanting, wailing those words, and calling on others to say with you, “The Lord […]
November 7, 2010 at 11:14 am by Jonah Rank
What’s the use of a false story when it just stirs up some bad feelings?