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Stephen Berer
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Transmigrant Journals, a new story
One of my long term projects is to compile stories of odd events, other-worldly experiences, and strange dreams in a book titled Transmigrant Journals . Here's the opening scene of a story that I'm currently calling "Re-Education".

Read it here...
http://www.steveberer.com/work-in-progress/
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Yesterday I provided a link showing the development of a miniature of Vashti in the Megillat Esther Josh and I are producing. Here's a link showing some of Josh's calligraphic work...
http://www.steveberer.com/work-in-progress/
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Megillat Esther: Vashti portrait
While Josh is producing pages of text, I'm working on the illuminations. Here's my most recently completed image, a portrait of Vashti, the king's courageous wife who will not be disgraced as a sex object by the crude and drunken king.  To see the complete ...
Megillat Esther: Vashti portrait
Megillat Esther: Vashti portrait
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Mystical musings by the Eternal Jew. You can find them here:
http://www.steveberer.com/work-in-progress/
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Mystical musings by the Atternen Ju (Eternal Jew)
The following short excerpt is from a scene in The Atternen Juez Talen . Our hero has recently migrated to Poland (around 1320 CE) to start a new life, yet again. He is reflecting on a line from the daily prayers, that the Master of the Universe daily renew...
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For those who praise war...
The Eternal Jew hears a noise one morning. At first he thinks its thunder; then an earthquake. Then he realizes, an army is attacking. This scene in The Atternen Juez Talen takes place in approximately 1100CE. First a translation into standard English, and ...
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I just added a collection of 5 short slideshows to my blog, Filtered Lights. The post is entitled:
Vanity and play: some self portraits
It's a little visual essay on Image and transformation.
You can find it here:
http://www.steveberer.com/work-in-progress/
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Jonah ReVisioned
I partnered with 2 others to produce a rethinking of Jonah for Yom Kippur -- Jonah ReVisioned. Here it is at the Forward: http://forward.com/scribe/386907/jonah-reimagined/
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Latest work on the megillah...
Here's a little slideshow on my blog, Filtered Lights:
http://www.steveberer.com/work-in-progress/
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Here's a new post on my blog, Filtered Lights. It's an essay giving a guided tour of my altered English, MetaEnglish. It's for those courageous folk who have dared to read my poetry...
http://www.steveberer.com/work-in-progress/
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