Posts from the ‘Spiritual Traveler’ category

A voice from the spiritual trail.

Sweet Cake

This is another song of the spiritual traveler, an extended metaphor that shimmers with hope and prayer. It’s more of a yearning than a classic prayer,…

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Inside the (Hanukkah) Light

This song of the spiritual traveler carries an echo of Hanukkah. It’s about seeing, feeling and loving the light that shines around us, and our yearning to be a source of…

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Thank You! Cue the Music…

Wow! What a weekend. As you recall, I’ve been raising money to publish my book, Jewish Prayers of Hope and Healing. On Saturday, your total pledges…

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Kick Me, Please!

There was once a little boy who loved to pray. He now writes prayers. Me. I’ve written a book called Jewish Prayers of Hope and Healing.…

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First Bird

This prayer/poem in the voice of the spiritual traveler was inspired by the birds of Jerusalem, their many voices and songs in the early morning. It’s…

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The Spark

This is a brief meditation on taking so-called negative emotions and harnessing them for sacred purpose. Although dark, it has an optimistic message: even when besieged by our…

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The Last Moment

This is a meditation on time, a meditation on living in this moment with the spiritual understanding that beauty and holiness remain. They remain even when…

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Three Years of Prayer

Jerusalem, 22 March 2013 I don’t believe in coincidences. Today is the third anniversary of launching this site, of living my mission to bring holiness into…

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The Open Space

This is a meditation about opening the spiritual space for wholeness to enter. It is, of course, in the voice of the spiritual traveler, the one who…

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Every Beginning

Here’s prayer/poem that celebrates both love and loss as essential elements of our lives. It will appear in my forthcoming book, Song of the Spiritual Traveler.…

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