Writing

New Translations of Poems by Kabir

In The Target is Behind the Sky (Fifty Poems of Kabir) Sunil Uniyal brings to life the poems or “utterances” of the Hindi mystic Kabir.The translations beautifully evoke Kabir’s imaginative yet down-to-earth writings and...

A Room of Her Own

You can read an essay about my first writing room  when I was a teenager in Ahvaz, Iran,  published in LA Times: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/news/arts/la-caw-off-the-shelf10-2009may10,0,2468635.story In case you are interested I will be teaching a fiction-memoir workshop in Assisi, Italy,...

Hope You’ll Visit My Poetry Blog

I hope you'll visit my poetry blog, "The Music In It," which I started in April. It's a blog for anyone interested in poetry and poets – the craft and the community (not an "about...

Great Minds One (Jeffreys on Bradbury): Something Wicked (and Wondrous) This Way Comes

Today I’d like to introduce you to “Great Minds,” a new blog post series on Bareback Alchemy. At inspired, irregular intervals, I’ll share guest posts in which writers, artists, and intellectuals make tributes to others...

One last call for essays/poems to submit to interfaithing.com

This could be a short essay about an experience you've had with a person from a religion other than your own...

Event: Yoga As Muse for Creative Flow with Jeffrey Davis

Don't wait for inspiration. Show up for it. Thurs., Feb. 9 | 8:30-9:30 EST

Kabbalah in Winesburg, Ohio

When I studied Integrated Kabbalistic Healing, my teacher Jason Shulman told us about the Hebrew word yesh. One way to translate the word is simply as “there is” or “there are.” But a yesh...

Recognize Suffering in Others by Rick Hanson Ph.D.

RECOGNIZE SUFFERING IN OTHERS Where Does It Hurt? The Practice: Recognize suffering in others. Why? We’re usually aware of our own suffering, which – broadly defined – includes the whole range of physical and mental discomfort, from mild headache...

Music & Poetry

Hope you'll visit my poetry blog! This week's prompt is about the relationship between poetry and music. Your comments and poems are always welcome. http://adelekenny.blogspot.com/

2013 Writing Contest

2013 TIFERET Writing Contest. $1,200 will be awarded in prizes.