A Claim To Being

Together AtaraKatz

Photo: Atara Katz


In every day

There’s room for

Gentle lectures

About living.

No scolding.

No critic.

Just a voice

To give

Some space,

A softened claim

To being.




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Conjure Hope

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Photo: Ilya Rashap


Conjure hope

From odd bits

Of despair.

Recall the magic

Of compassion

Summoned from thin air.

Remember how small light





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Inconspicuous AtaraKats

Photo: Atara Katz


Permit yourself

To be

All that you are


With the unfinished corners

Hanging out

For all to see.

Allow yourself

The story

Of the things you

Have become

And still are changing.

Grant your


A place for be.



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Viable You

be you E.K.

Photo: E.K.


Don’t forget:

You can do

All that needs

Follow through,

You can breathe

Life anew

As you hold

To what’s true

For your

Viable you.



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Stay Focused

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Photo: Osnat Halperin-Barlev


Stay focused on what matters:

The smiles that gladden

The hugs that hold

The beauty that makes your heart quicken

The deep power of empathy

The healing breath of soul.

Stay focused

On the big picture

And on the


That make it




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As We Continue On

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Photo: Dvora Freedman


Our lives are partially the story of others, interwoven into our own. In the good and the bad and the things that time may shift to someplace in between. We are who we let our story make us into. Like the seasons that spin about us, we recycle some bits of our story and reuse other aspects to rebuild or grow from. Through it all, our lives crease along the odd and unexpected, yet are fed by the mundanely profound interactions that form the backdrop to the breaths we take, each day, each moment, as we continue on.


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The Words

Dreamcatcher InbarAsif

Photo: Inbar Asif


Recite the words you want to hear

Those your heart dreams to


Recite the words your soul still seeks

The ones that soothe

A sorrow

Recite the words you know are true

They will bring forth





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Heart Tailor

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Photo-Atelier de Monique


Tailor your actions

To good mending.

Take care to not

Rip apart

What should be kept.

Adjust your thoughts

So they can fit your conscience

In its Sunday best.

Shape your ways

To outfit what your soul believes in

Sewn to perfect


Attune to kindness

So it can help you


The right attire

For your heart.




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Your Music


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Find the string of life

That thrums within you

And play your music –

Bold or timid

Loud or soft,

It is unlike any other

Ever heard


As eternal

And familiar

As the beat that drums

Inside all living



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