Biography of gershon hepner
I am a physician who was educated in England and moved to the US in 1968 and to LA in 1976. In addition I am a scholar of the Hebrew Bible, and have written a book, Legal Friction: Law, Narrative and Identity Politics in Biblical Israel, published by Peter Lang Publishing in 2010. I am the father of four children who are all above average, and grandfather of nine exceptional grandchildren.
gershon hepner Poems
And God Created Woman
The generations of the earth and heavens are this poem’s story: how man was first to come to birth, and woman then became his glory.
My second choice is being funny, my first is being sweet, if not as treacle or as honey at least as sugar beet,
When it is time for boys to shelve their puberty for a bar-mitzvah, they ask their sisters who are twelve to teach them what they have big tits for.
It's A Man's Man's Man's Man's World
It’s a man’s man’s man’s man’s world, but it’s really nothing if you haven’t got a woman or a girl by whom you’re whirled around, around, around. There are a lot
You’d never see Signor Bertone
Starts are often fabulous, but ends are what we blow, outcomes far more nebulous than seeds we’ve tried to sow.
Reality And Verbs, Nouns And Adjectives
REALITY AND VERBS, NOUNS AND ADJECTIVES Cioran said there is a radical disjunction
Those men who are considered tall, defined as more than five foot nine, are smarter than the ones who’re small. that’s less than five foot nine. That’s fine
Dionysus, god of theater and wine, could be today the god psychiatrists regard as ideal model. When you are not feeling fine, lie on his casting couch, and then, with no holds barred,
Catch us little foxes who’re destroying vineyards. Just as foxes always look behind themselves, enjoying the past, we keep in boxes
Tomorrow Morning, Early
'Will there be another holocaust? ' they asked the Rebbe of Lubavitch. For an answer he was never lost. “Of course there will be. Man is savage.”
Genesis Of Genocide
GENESIS OF GENOCIDE Jewish history comes with homily, the seder shared by all the family
Some people take their chances and they lose, while others never take them. I would rather boldly choose to make a great mistake,
Was Walt Whitman A Jew?
Was Walt Whitman a Jew? If not why not? Alas of all great poets, few leave Jewish leaves of grass.
So many femmes fatales the bible
describes, the first one Eve,
for she could not refute as libel
the story men believe.
She was the first to taste the fruit
that caused concupiscence
which made First Man in birthday suit
think what she said made sense
and do as she suggested and