Monday, December 8, 2008


Ubiquitous in the book of Psalms, Selah is that magical moment before a miracle occurs. It’s that breathless instant of anticipation, of suspended disbelief. Selah is the pause in music, the stillness in the dance, the calligraphic circled space—emptiness enhanced. The word appears on Kabalistic talismans.


Elsewhere, Karen Koenig discusses how to use magic words to foster healthy eating habits.

1 comment:

Tamara said...

Truly a magical, mysterious word. It's also a lovely girl's name.