An Israeli Poet with a Cherished Dream
Stand for Israel
July 20, 2021
Born to an orthodox family in turn-of-the-century Belorussia, Yocheved Ben-Miriam fondly wrote of this land of her birth. After studying there and publishing her first book of poetry, Erez (Land), however, Yocheved made aliyah (immigrated) to her true historic and biblical homeland, the Holy Land, in 1926.