The Journey

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could, To where it bent in the undergrowth. Then took the other, as just as fair… Because it was grassy and wanted wear… I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I, I took the one less traveled by,…

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How Sefer Hayasher has Come Down to Us

The Book of Jasher appears to be a chronicle of the events that befell the descendants of Jacob in the period before they entered into Eretz Israel. These events were undoubtedly recorded throughout the history of that family by a number of successive scribes. These records appear to be appended to an earlier work called the Book of the Generations of Adam… that gave a synopsis of the history of the human race up until the time that these records…

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