KEEP ME

A man desires a second wife. A woman holds to the covenant of marriage—-One Man, One Woman. The man must choose . . .

The wife pleads against the inevitable . . . Divorce.

SEALED PORTION: The Mayan Bible (Israelite Sacred Texts) – Matthew 5, original scriptures and chapter removed from the Hebrew Bible by the Abominable Church . . . “One Man, One Woman” and the err of polygamy.

Tannaim Poetry Copyright 2018. Music: Adagio. Artistry: Unknown Artist.

MOTHER’S GLORY

Written for my mother in all of her grandiose. This piece takes on her accent, namely that amplifyed “oi” she would add to every “o” . . . and still hangs in my mind.

Tannaim Poetry Copyright 2000/2018. Music by: The African Classical Music Ensemble with Tunde Jegede. Artistry by: Tanabe Studio (Etsy).

HEBREW GIRL (Goin’ Home)

Negro . . . Colored . . . Black . . . African-American . . .

Emphatically . . . Hebrew (House of Yahuda)

Tannaim Poetry Copyright 2000/2018 Music by: A mix of Strange Fruit (Instrumental) The Professionals; Vuvuzela African Horn (Zulu boy); and, The African Hebrew Heritage Ensemble, Zulu 6-8 (Drumming). Artistry by: Deviant Art, African Woman by Drucilka.