Akko/Acre: June 2001

in your narrow streets

I buy bread from a young man

then sit by the sea


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Tel Dor: July 2001

:ancient town of Dor

you reveal your old secrets

layer by layer


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New man in Jerusalem: July 2001

at the ancient wall

I observe a bar mitzvah

a boy to a man


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Streets of Jerusalem: July 2001

narrow and layered

ancient complexities

live as neighbours here


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Olive tree: July 2000

in Gethsemane

I touched an old olive tree

history alive