About Yehuda AmichaiYehuda Amichai was an Israeli poet. Amichai's poetry deals with issues of day-to-day life, and with philosophical issues of the meaning of life and death. His work is characterized by gentle irony and original, often surprising imagery. His poems are full of references to God and the religious experience. He was described as a philosopher-poet in search of a post-theological humanism. Amichai's poetry has been translated into 40 languages and here are some of his best poems in english.