Longing, or Belonging

Come, join me today at David’s ‘The Skeptic’s Kaddish’ for a poetry partners exchange on the theme of longing, or belonging. David writes beautiful and inspiring poetry, drawing on his rich Jewish heritage. He so often challenges me to delve deeper and to see what I haven’t noticed before. It is a gift to share these words together with him today:

Poetry Partners #78 ‘ALL Belong’, a poem by Anna Smit of ‘Shalom Aleh’ They turned And looked At me fierce “Go home Where you Came from” They shouted. Tears Became my Playground lot I thought I belonged But came up Short. Finally I cried Now I be- Long. But no! Accents Set us apart A […]

Longing, or Belonging