These Words: Poetic Midrash on the Language of Torah (forthcoming) – Liturgist Alden Solovy distills Torah to its essence: delving into the etymology, translation, and usage of individual words, providing insights into familiar texts. The discussion of each of the seventy words in this volume is followed by a poem – a “poetic midrash” – inspired by and interpreting each word, from b’reishit (“in beginning”) to shamayim (“heavens”) to zachor (“remember”). Place pre-publication orders here.
This Precious Life: Encountering the Divine in Poetry and Prayer – Prayers, poetry, and meditations inspired by encounters with God, both divine moments in our sacred texts, as well as sacred moments in our daily lives. This book completes a trilogy with This Grateful Heart and This Joyous Soul. Buy This Precious Life here!
This Joyous Soul: A New Voice for Ancient Yearnings – A resounding yet contemporary voice, weaves new inspiration into traditional prayer, inviting a deeply personal prayer experience and strengthening the connection to siddur, while inspiring us to make it our own. Buy This Joyous Soul here!