Authors Posts by Abe Mezrich

Abe Mezrich

Abe Mezrich is the author of three books of poetry on the Torah: The House at the Center of the World; Between the Mountain and the Land Lies the Lesson; and most recently Words for a Dazzling Firmament, all from Ben Yehuda Press.

Why They Met Rahab First

As the haftarah of Parashat Shelah approaches, Abe Mezrich presents a poem that traces an intriguing textual connection between Rahab and Jocheved.

Good Flies Out of its Prison

Abe Mezrich presents a poem on the Book of Ruth.

Two Pieces on Terumah

The poetry of the Mishkan: Abe Mezrich mines Parshat Terumah for its poetic potential.