Of course it’s possible I’m crazy. / It’s also possible that sanity / Is what is killing us.
Archives for March 2019
My dreams – strangled, my hopes – trampled / ensnared in shadows.
“Late-term abortion” sounds very medical and pristine. Killing a baby by lethal injection and then extracting it does not.
where sorrows were not wept
secrets were not kept-
Last year’s Purim experience taught me a profound lesson: Friendships aren’t built on mishloach manot. Or at least, they shouldn’t be.
So if you merit to parent a challenging child / Do not despair if his nature seems wild.
Oh, to build glorious bridges
The holy sources tell us that there is a fundamental connection between glory/honor and clothing.
How can I refuse to act / when their existence hangs / like an autumn leaf on an oak?
Poet and author Varda Branfman’s long and varied career has taken her from writing for New York TV stations, through to ‘writing for healing’ in Jerusalem.