The Word is Wind

light skinned young woman in a forest, hair blowing in the wind, arms swinging as if she is dancing. she wears a torqouise blue long tank top and jeans, and has long straight light brown hair.
this burnished bench
Shema Yisrael
was once a tree when
Hear, O Israel
the prayer was dance and
Adonai Eloheinu
there were no pews
The Lord your God
the word was wind
Adonai ekhad
the moon named names
The Lord is one
and the birds’ prayer too
Barukh shem kevod
in our sandaled feet
Blessed be the Lord
married words to heart
the whole grove sang
King of the universe
and that fallen log
Le’olam va’ed
silent memory now
Forever and ever
let us say
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