Wednesday, July 17, 2024

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I.M. Dybbuk

I.M. Dybbuk refers those curious about his qualifications and frame of reference to S. Ansky’s play, "The Dybbuk or Between Two Worlds," written exactly 100 years ago. He recommends the Tony Kushner translation, if the reader is unfamiliar with Yiddish.

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Fable for our time: Trunk  

The trees heard a constant murmuring, of individuals and of groups of people, all saying the word, maybe even chanting or occasionally yelling: “TRUNK,” TRUNK,” “TRUNK.” Hearing was never their strongest asset.

Chelm 01262: The Cossacks are coming! The Cossacks are coming!

The police state mentality that has gripped our nation is showing itself right here at home. In Chelm 01262. The fight against terror breeds terror.

Chelm 01262: The August report from Chelm

Without really paying close attention, we have lost our town. Paranoia, anger, suspicion, rumor, irritation, anxiety have replaced a sense of belonging.

Chelm 01262: On the march for a county of ‘bridges’

"We already have West Stockbridge and now we could get Lenox as North Stockbridge, Lee as East Stockbridge, Great Barrington as South Stockbridge and even Pittsfield as FarNorth Stockbridge." -- The Elders of Chelm 01262

Chelm 01262

He heard that there may have been more doctors for the treatment of psychological ailments per citizen in Stockbridge than in any other town or city in the world.

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