Month: May 2017

Malcolm X and The Power of Small Things

“The fame we get from fighting for the freedom of others creates a prison for us”…

Distance, part 2

Distance between people and God, and if/how to bridge it, is a major theme…

Roads, Birds, and Distance: Amichai, Goldberg, and the Rambam

“Touch” [Hebrew: נָגַע] is a word-of-the-week, as my study partner and I plow slowly through Maimonides’ Guide for the Perplexed. This common verb, as it happens, is central to a Yehuda Amichai piece Temple Micah’s […]