Monthly Archives: November 2011

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Part 1: I’m Not Sure Where to Start Part 2: Shabbat in the Desert Part 3: The Road to Jerusalem Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur Looking over my writings so far, you’d think I had kind of a hard time in Israel. And I … Continue reading

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The Road to Jerusalem: The Israel Trip Part 3

Part 1: I’m Not Sure Where to Start Part 2: Shabbat in the Desert Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur Every step you take in Israel is on contested land. It’s hard to find a town, a road, a park that wasn’t at the center … Continue reading

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Shabbat in the Desert: The Israel Trip Part 2

Part 1: “I’m Not Sure Where to Start” Blogroll: Erika ~ Scott ~ Arthur In Tel Aviv, we joined up with Golan Ben-Chorin, a third-generation Israeli rabbi, and headed into the Negev, the southern desert that makes up a third of the land mass of … Continue reading

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I’m Not Sure Where to Start: The Israel Trip

“So what was it like?” That was the question from our friend Chris, seconds after he picked us up Wednesday night from the rail station, the last leg on our twenty-four hour return from Tel Aviv to Saint Louis after … Continue reading

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It’s Actually Happening

So if you missed the news, my husband and I are about to embark on our first trip to Israel. And not just any trip, but a Big Gay Trip. We’ll be tooling around the country for a little over … Continue reading

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