Tag Archives: ruach

#blogElul 2017 – Day 16: Pray

                  I thank you, God, for all these things: For my baby; my brilliant, beautiful baby from whom Your light emanates. Thank you for Your gentle ruach that created her miraculous entry … Continue reading

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The Last Mile – Last Day

Today is about last breaths. Last words. Last goodbyes. And first breaths – of life without a parent. My mom continued her death rattle through the night, as I sat by her side, writing and periodically stroking her forehead. I … Continue reading

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#BlogElul 9: Hear

                Hearing and listening are not synonyms a chasm emerges dividing the two. I hear you but am I listening to what you say or my inference? The blast of the Shofar blows … Continue reading

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