'Short shorts' is qarrtsiluni's summer theme. If you haven't yet, do read the eclectic and thoughtful submissions so far. Consider submitting your piece of writing, art or photograph.
Rachel's Chevra kadisha is movingly beautiful and sad. It made me think of one of my favourite etchings Albumblatt II which is there now. I hope you agree that it has something of the spirit of Rachel's words even if it isn't an accurate representation.