Lewis Eron

Rookie - 20 Points (July 26,1951 / Englewood, NJ)

Lewis Eron Poems

1. Every Breath Is A Prayer - Nishmat Kol Chai 2/12/2006
2. Forgotten Prayers - Sonnet 5/4/2006
3. George, Lou, Morrie And Sam - Sonnet 5/4/2006
4. To B.I. - A Sonnet 5/4/2006
5. Wonder Rabbi - A Sonnet 5/4/2006
6. Mother Sarah - A Sonnet 5/4/2006
7. To I.S., Now In A Nursing Home - A Sonnet 5/4/2006
8. To H.R., Now Resident In A Nursing Home - A Sonnet 5/4/2006
9. The Song Of Freedom - A Prayer Reflection On Mee Kamocha 1/31/2007
10. All Torah’s Paths Are Paths Of Peace - Prayer Reflection 6/11/2007
11. Theodicy 9/9/2007
12. Angel Vision 20/200 11/2/2007
13. A Box Of Chanukah Lights 11/13/2007
14. Small Wonders 5/30/2008
15. Your Bubbe Rochel Is Cared For In The Home 6/17/2008
16. Counting Blessings 8/2/2008
17. The Day Of Judgement 8/15/2008
18. Eulogy For Will, Just A Week Short Of 18 8/15/2008
19. Mattathias Of Modim - A Poem For Hanukah 12/23/2008
20. Death Is No Mere Farm Hand 7/20/2009
21. Dedicating The New Icu At Cooper University Hospital 7/20/2009
22. Dickie’s Dead 5/10/2010
23. Shalom Aleichem, Malalchei Ha Shalom - Peace To The Angels Of Peace - A Sonnet 5/4/2006
24. The One Who Renews Creation Every Day - Prayer Reflection 5/4/2006
25. Like A Darting Deer - Prayer Reflection 5/4/2006
26. Everning Prayer 5/4/2006
27. Final Confession In The Ccu 6/22/2006
28. The One Who Without Failing Renews Creation Daily - Prayer Reflection 5/4/2006
29. Angels Don'T Die 9/12/2010
30. Burying Grandma On A Very Cold Morning 9/19/2007
31. Thanksgiving Prayer 11/16/2007
32. Memorial Day Memories 2011 5/30/2011
33. Marking Lines – Havdalah Reflection 11/4/2011
34. Fat Angels Sing Soprano 2/29/2012
35. In Death's Presence - Ruchama Will Always Be Three 3/11/2012
36. Vidui (Final Confesional Prayer) For A Bride (50 Years Married And 10 A Widow) 3/13/2012
37. The Birthday Of The World - Meditation For Rosh Hashanah 9/5/2012
38. Death And My Cell Phone 4/12/2013
39. Princess Shabbat - Revealed 6/11/2013
40. The Prophet 6/26/2013
Best Poem of Lewis Eron

Lighting A Memorial Candle For One Of The Six Million

Even if I could light six million lights
I could not rekindle your light
And your’s was only one
Not one in a million
But one of six million
Snuffed out, blown out, crushed out

“Let there be light” and the world was full of light
And your light brought light to your world
Your home
Your family
Your street
Your town
Each year
Until the darkness came
And put out all the lights.

So now I stand
Match in hand
To light a light
Not your light for you
But your light for me
To brighten my world
My home
My ...

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Wonder Rabbi - A Sonnet

It is great to be someone’s hero, sincere praise but no context.
To receive accolades and kisses and hearing I’m the best
From a room where only the most the alert sleep and the rest
Might wiggle or stare or clap or cry honestly with no pretext
Or intent beyond joining a hymn poorly sung and feeling perplexed
By memories of other synagogues, other rabbis on the Day of Rest
Or even by God’s strange presence. Proclaimed the greatest
By the least, the deaf, the blind, the sick who read the

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