Monthly Archives: August 2009

Interim

O God, I see it now, and my sick brain Staggers and swoons! How often over me Flashes this breathlessness of sudden sight In which I see the universe unrolled Before me like a scroll and read thereon Chaos and … Continue reading

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Pie In The Sky

I can sense the young boy’s desire for that pie. He is probably dreaming of a way to climb up there, with his friend’s help, of course, and taste the pie that was so cruelly placed beyond his reach. I … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Wave Hill

I love to spend my Shabbat mornings in Wave Hill. The flowers, trees, views and setting provide a perfect place to digest my Friday night learning, davening insights, and all the special moments of the Shabbat meal. I always take … Continue reading

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An Invitation

I was learning and realized that I received an invitation to become royalty. The Torah describes the Children of Israel as placing on the ground before their tentsthe two royal crowns each received after saying Naaseh V’nishma. They understood that … Continue reading

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