Poetry

Freedom

Liberation means redemption and the acceptance of guidance.

Liberation means redemption and the acceptance of guidance. 

author's bio: 

Arielle Lipsky is a freshman and Linor Kuighadoush is a sophomore at Torah Academy for Girls (TAG) in Far Rockaway. 

 
 
 

When The Orchestra Came To Dance

Audience members were handed harmony and kindness.

Audience members were handed harmony and kindness.    

author's bio: 

Adiel Bendari is a sophomore at Torah Academy for Girls (TAG) in Far Rockaway. She is a two-time winner of the Lev Leytzan poetry slam. She performed this poem in the 2016 competition where she won second place. 

A Kodak Moment

Learning how to focus on God.

Learning how to focus on God.  

author's bio: 

Rashi Pachino is a junior at Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School in Baltimore. 

Song Of Life

Memories from childhood formed the teenager I am today.

Memories from childhood formed the teenager I am today. 

author's bio: 

Lauren Ishay is a junior at the Yeshivah of Flatbush Joel Braverman High School in Brooklyn. 

Our Forever Nation

Jews stand united while Israel stands strong against danger.

Jews stand united while Israel stands strong against danger. 

author's bio: 

Alexa Cohen is a freshman at Scheck Hillel Community School in North Miami Beach, Fla. 

The Judge — Our Father, Our King

The crowning day is near.

The crowning day is near. 

author's bio: 

Tova Meira Oberman is a senior at Ulpanat Talya in Jerusalem.  

Ein Gedi

May your waters run endlessly.

 May your waters run endlessly.

author's bio: 

Tova Meira Oberman is a junior at Ulpanat Talya in Jerusalem.  

Chains

Our heritage passed down from Sinai.

Our heritage was passed down from Sinai. 

author's bio: 

Linor Kuighadoush is a freshman at Machon Sarah High School: Torah Academy for Girls (TAG) in Far Rockaway. 

We Will Do, We Will Listen

A collection of poetry in celebration of Shavuot and the rapture of receiving the Torah.

A collection of poetry in celebration of Shavuot and the rapture of receiving the Torah. 

author's bio: 

Meira Edelman, Toby Gross, Rachel Miller, Malka Ostreicher and Tova Rosen are freshmen at Machon Sarah High School: Torah Academy for Girls (TAG) in Far Rockaway. 

The Adventures of My Cheesecake

From the farm, to the shelf, to a kind lady’s holiday table.

From the farm, to the shelf, to a kind lady’s holiday table.  

author's bio: 

Maytal Kuighadoush is a freshman at Machon Sarah High School: Torah Academy for Girls (TAG) in Far Rockaway. 

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