Richard Schiffman

Miriam in her Cups: The Cup of Miriam at the Seder table is intended to honor Moses? sister for her part in the Exodus.

Sundry Hungers

On Passover, both our physical and spiritual appetites are honored. So for what do we most deeply hunger? Richard Schiffman, in the following poem, meditates on the often contradictory longings that are at play in a Seder, or a life.