for Yonah at the 929 Project
I am truly delighted to share an untitled poem (the first line is formatted as the title, here) for the first chapter of the Book of Jonah, over on 929’s English website.
Here’s a little bit of it:
How uniquely human, distinctly unholy, abjectly quaint
for one to believe that he (is he me?) knows better
than the Holy One, blessed be the arrogance
that has been with us since…