The baby died last night. A member of the hospice staff texted me the news this morning.
The baby came to the hospice one day after spending a month in a pediatric hospital. 226 more words
“We each have two lives.
The second begins
When we realize we have only one.”
Rabbi Margot Stein’s son Aryeh died six months ago, and she unfolded her grief on Yom Kippur by facing the prayer “Unataneh tokef – Who shall live, who shall die?” She is a writer and singer of Jewish music, including the songs for an eco-Jewish musical drama, “Guarding the Garden.” She is developing new approaches to Jewish education for developmentally disabled children. 670 more words