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     Elisheva Halle updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago 7 Members · 8 Posts
  • Elisheva Halle

    Member
    October 23, 2020 at 3:08 pm

    <p>Song of the Night</p>

    <p>Kumi Roni B’Layla…</p>

    <p>Come, let us sing to Hashem in the night</p>

    <p>This is my song</p>

    <p>The winds of the darkest hour</p>

    <p>Pluck the chords of my harp</p>

    <p>Playing their sweet melody</p><p><br></p>

    <p>This is my song</p>

    <p>The song of struggle</p>

    <p>And triumph</p>

    <p>Of falling, bruising</p>

    <p>Of getting back up</p><p><br></p>

    <p>This is a song</p>

    <p>Not a linear line</p>

    <p>But a circle in time</p><p><br></p>

    <p>A circle that rises</p>

    <p>The notes higher yet</p>

    <p>As the struggle awakens</p>

    <p>The chords of my soul</p><p><br></p>

    <p>This is where my song lies</p>

    <p>My chords stroked by the winds of the darkest hour</p>

    <p>Searching</p>

    <p>Searching </p>

    <p>For the spark of light</p>

    <p>A search only the darkest hour can ignite</p><p><br></p>

    <p>And when I find it</p>

    <p>There lies my song</p>

    <p>For to see the sparks by day</p>

    <p>Anyone can do</p>

    <p>But to find sparks in darkness…</p>

    <p>Only those who get up at the darkest hour</p>

    <p>and sing…</p><p><br></p>

    <p>Kumi Roni B’Layala…</p>

    <p>Here lies my song</p>

    <p>Beautiful and sweet</p>

    <p>To overcome the darkness</p>

    <p>With my harp</p>

    <p>With my sweet melody</p>

    <p>And then I shall rejoice in the dawn</p>

    <p>For it is mine</p>

    <p>To keep</p>

  • Sherry

    Member
    October 26, 2020 at 2:40 am

    <p>And… the reply button is back!</p><p>I guess it’s a good to time to repeat how much I love your beautiful, heart-tugging poem. Song?</p><p>Thanks, Elisheva.</p><p><br></p>

  • riva pomerantz

    Administrator
    October 26, 2020 at 4:03 pm

    OMG, Elisheva, I can’t. This is so incredible. So evocative, so inspiring, so shimmering with truth and strength. WOW!!!!! 🤩

  • HappiWriter

    Member
    October 26, 2020 at 6:34 pm

    <p>This is so beautiful!!</p>

  • PassionforWriting

    Member
    October 26, 2020 at 10:01 pm

    Wowwwwww!! Elisheva, beyond beautiful! This is moving, touching, inspiring, capturing, eloquently written… what else (adjectives) am I missing? Wink

  • Drop-a-line

    Member
    October 26, 2020 at 10:57 pm

    <p>Thanks Elisheva!<br>You’ve inspired me (once again)</p>

  • Sury

    Member
    October 29, 2020 at 9:47 pm

    Woah – Elisheva – this is a masterpiece!!! Such a relaxing poem and really tugging at the chords of my heartstrings…

    Beautiful!!!!

  • Elisheva Halle

    Member
    November 4, 2020 at 5:21 pm

    Thank you everyone😍

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