Keep on Walking, Keep on Talki...

Sep 3, 2015 by

Ain’t gonna let nobody turn us around We’re gonna keep on a walkin, keep on a talkin, Marchin up to Freedom’s Land As we marched in...

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Treading the Waters of Injusti...

Sep 2, 2015 by

My head is swimming. Not just with the heat of an 18 mile march on a cloudless summer day; not just with the bottles of water and...

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Joining Hands, Marching Togeth...

Aug 28, 2015 by

On Tuesday, five of us[1] flew to South Carolina to march in the NAACP’s Journey for Justice.[2] Why? This poem from American poet...

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What Should a Prayer Book Look...

Aug 21, 2015 by

I grew up using a Holy Day prayer book called The Union Prayer Book II, Revised Edition. It was small, black, and either dull or...

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True Strength at America’...

Aug 14, 2015 by

I know what strength is. Reflecting on marching in the NAACP’s America’s Journey for Justice, I witnessed true strength....

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Welcoming Rabbi Victor Appell ...

Aug 13, 2015 by

Like many, I have been exploring Mishkan HaNefesh. Opening up a new book is always an act filled with possibilities. If it is a work...

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How Do You Read This?: The Art...

Aug 13, 2015 by

One of the things I remember most distinctly from Freshman English in college was the question, “How do we read this?” Most often, it...

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