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Thursday, November 26, 2020

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Poetry

Just Singing

They’re just singing and the rest of the world is a reflection pool. all a marionette following like the angels sway The whole wide world swinging...

New

I am a little open ended clinging to your tallis, winging it, looking up at you, Trusting you. Your every move, expecting the best. Anything,...

More Amazing Than I Am

DANCING CIRCLES OF FORGIVENESS by Emily Stern Motzi Shabbos, Elul, Pre Rosh Hashana 2010 How Silly I am to ever ask my purpose as if I...

Gather

there are words for things, somethings, that in their coarse separation, like water, become a substance separate from the particle of dust that uplifts...

Enacted

My 14 year old friend would wake up every morning and do a hand washing ritual. She was so quickly termed with Obsessive Compulsive...

Alive I Dedicate To You

By Emily Stern For Alive I Dedicate to You. If I were to trap you, and change you and name you, what could you ever...

UCLA Leads the Pack

Last summer, Community Advocates published an <a href="http://articles.latimes.com/2010/jul/12/opinion/la-oe-lehrer-affirmativeaction-20100712 " title="op/ed" target="_blank">op/ed in the Los Angeles Times singing the praises of UCLA and several other UC...

Marek Halter to speak at Loyola Marymount University

Marek Halter, the noted French Jewish writer, painter and political activist, will speak Monday evening, March 28, at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, He...

Elizabeth Taylor – Always True to Herself

This past week, we were all captivated by the life and spirit of Elizabeth Taylor. What struck me the most, in listening to, reading,...

Microcosms in the Alley Way

To Go There: Little Red Riding Hood by Emily Stern     our conversations are cyclical that i would need a magnifying gladness of...

Lightened

Taste Of Holiness by Emily Stern I heard that in the garden there is a tree that grows challah. She plays my heart and her song...

Lion

Written by Emily Stern 2010 after visiting Nishmat, a prospective Torah learning environment. In Honor of Rebbe Akiva and the Concept of ריבה ומיעט וריבה Master...

Flame

Joyous friend, joyous ocean, all the world can hear you. All the beings on this planet all the worlds of this world finger puppets, dinner guests, dancing...

The Gates

what would it be? What would it be like? am i the one holding myself? who says this? who wants that? under the gates, the plants are...

Not Around

Written in 2007. This is a level of consciousness with which I am no longer engaged, at the moment,  Thank Gd. I wonder if others...

THE OTHER DAY

Going This praying for love is not separate.     Love does not pick me out from the crowd and raise me up, but allow me to...

Ego

My ego you have crafted Hand carved With weavings so delicate and perfect Written With a pen so fine Of infinite moments in time Of conversations Mixed with tinted temperment Painted...

Jacob’s Love

I am so in love with you. I have never known love like this. wanting for what I already have. yearning for that which I...

A DROP OF WATER

SHIVA ASAR B’TAMUZ everything that I possess never had an opposite. let me see blindness settled on the darkness timeless on the face of the deep. to...

Forever Now

I want to dwell in your forever, forever. forever, for now is your forever. For Jamie and Nico June 27, 2010

Songbirds

The birds all have a bible, birds choose, birds believe, birds eating for treats, trusting in treaties in their hearts they know their truest nature, in...

water

1. am thirsty for you 2. come here. 2. be full of yourself. Tell me who 1. am! But you will not define me. You say how can...

beloved

Beloved I have been calling You My Beloved. And finally, one day, I recognized myself As Your beloved. And on that day You whispered, “so…. Be Loved.”

Love Is You/EXODUS

The Journey from Egypt was on time. when Isaac was Carrier of his whole people in a smile that came from nowhere. When he walked,...

Transcend dance

HAVE YOU HEARD YOUR MUSIC YET?! may you be grounded in the forest of being kissed by your own hands and head blessing blessing The breath of...

Brand New

Fear is the bookmark Holding the place Of all we are meant to do I’ve started to sing What these pages bring A sound that is brand new. The butterfly’s...

Modestly

I don’t play hard to get, I just am. I do not play modest on purpose cause only intellectually do we exist in form. Maybe...

what we are

Ideal, hold this idea: I wonder what we are it’s effortless to twinkle like a star. Around me, all the Banshees Dance. and hide before a...

So

Re: Dear Soulful Friend, Use the dust of west and east, north and south, family is blessed be blessed family is blessed. and “linked” This (your soupful letter,...

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