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Ester Katz Silvers

Ester Katz Silvers is a freelance writer living in Shilo, Israel. Her second novel, Growing With My Cousin, was recently published by Mosaica Press and is being distributed by Feldheim. She’s married with children and grandchildren. When not busy with them, friends, or writing she enjoys going to Kotel, Torah classes, volunteering, and hiking all over Israel.

The Little Bird is Calling

August 8, 2018, by

Over forty years have passed since I first heard this song. In my opinion the melody was beautiful but the words, well the words speak for themselves. The little bird is calling, It wishes to return. The little bird is wounded, It cannot fly but yearn. It’s captured by the vultures, Crying bitterly, Oh, to