“Yom Kippur” by Maurycy Gottlieb Spiritual Sunday This coming Friday, from sunset through nightfall of the following day, Judaism celebrates Yom Kippur or the Day of Atonement, its holiest day. The ritual involves fasting and prayer, and even secular Jews will often spend the day in synagogue. I share with you today a wonderful Yom [...]
- Literature is as vital to our lives as food and shelter. Stories and poems help us work through the challenges we face, from everyday irritations to loneliness, heartache, and death. Literature is meant to mix it up with life. This website explores how it does so.
Please feel free to e-mail me [rrbates (at) smcm (dot) edu]. I would be honored to hear your thoughts and questions about literature.
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