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Crenna, Ayden, Dusk

Gathering Circle
What a sweet place you have wandered to. The forest trees here are scattered across a soft meadow of heather and wildflowers, and the sun dapples the ground through the leaves above. 11,250 more words

Our First Passover Seder in Paradise--Eretz Yisroel

Our First Passover Seder In Paradise–Eretz Yisroel

And the Lessons That Came With It!

From the moment we made our decision to make Aliyah, I began dreaming of hosting a Passover Seder in the Jewish quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem, where we intended to live.   1,719 more words


He's not here

Due to concern over my back, I decided to forgo this week’s tiyyul (day trip) to a 5th century monastery.  I was looking for a place that was geographically close to Tel Aviv and one that would not cause too much of a shlep to get to.   244 more words


Metzora- Leprosy of the Lacking Homeland

In the already supernatural parshiot of צרעת, the physical manifestation of the spiritual illness of slander, one type stands out as being particularly paranormal:

וַיְדַבֵּר ה’, אֶל-מֹשֶׁה וְאֶל-אַהֲרֹן לֵאמֹר. 1,226 more words


Liebeserklärung an Jerusalem

Auf einem anderen Blog wurde der folgende Artikel von mir veröffentlicht:
Eine Liebeserklärung an Jerusalem, welche bezeugt, dass unsere Stadt viel mehr ist als nur Sightseeing. :-)


I don’t mind that my friends made jokes how I hurt my back.  I do mind that they all made the same joke.

The pain was not so bad the first couple of days but after a spasm hit me harshly, I decided to stay in bed as much as possible.   339 more words