Sinai 5-0 Countup Complete. Night 50: 3 gems from Sufi, Christian and Jewish mystics for a night of LOVE
Sinai 5-0 Day 49 5/17 Who’s the lover waiting on the mountaintop? 1 2 GO.
It’s raining in NYC today, and soon the sun will set and the 50th night, wet, will fall on Mount Sinai, and blintze will roll and we will gather to ascend. Three poems for tonight – from the children of Abraham – Sufi, Jewish, and Christian mystical reminder of a night of wonder, a reunion […]
sinai5-0 day 48 You can’t hurry love. what have i learned in this process?
Officially tonight is the last night of the count. seven weeks times seven days – and tomorrow is the icing on the (cheese) cake, the big finish, where there is no more counting – crossing the finish line. ground zero. But i will count tom. night – back in NYC with my community and friends, […]
sinai5-0/day 47. No Sex for 3 Days. and do your laundry.
day 48 I’m back in LA, in the lovely garden where I started this count 48 days ago. Good to reflect and take stock of this process, the pilgrimage to Sinai – to more self love, more mindfulness, less distraction. Back in this garden, where fruits are growing on the trees where flowers were blooming […]
sinai5-0 day 46 A Single Man: Live, Love, look good in cuff links. Back in San Francisco.
on the third day before the Revelation at Sinai, the people Israel were told my Moses to prepare for their encounter with the divine. The mountain was off limits. They were instructed to do their laundry. And, Moses added, ‘Do not touch a woman’ – which is commonly understood as ‘no sex’. Moses is delivering […]
Day 46 I watch ‘A Single Man’ on the plane to SF this morning, and when it ends I bite my lips to avoid bursting into tears and open up my journal to write instead. It’s a beautifully directed and stylized homage to loneliness, and hopes, and random or not so randoms moments of great […]