Erev Tisha B’Av

Seymour Mayne Composed in the 1970s in Jerusalem I note him. He rarely notices me. He sits there eating under the descending side of noon or towards that hour Jerusalem’s stone glows into exaggerated stillness of Judean landflesh.   You are my older self bending over nourishment and crushed beans. The wind and cypresses press … Continue reading Erev Tisha B’Av