I overuse parentheses, too.
Good read for those, like me, who love Israel but are struggling to see what their current policies allow to happen. I’ve had many discussions and I have come to the same conclusion as mr. Keret— just because I show opposition does not mean I do not love the country. In fact, me questioning what the government does gives a beautiful light to the democracy that is there and what we are allowed to say or do. If people start taking that away, can we really prosper?
wondering if I’ll ever stop trying to understand things and instead, just let some things be
i am still so shockingly unsure why people continue to put people, and theirselves, into categories and say here:: this is you, this is your life, only take this and the rest, you are not allowed
Untitled, February, 1931 by Raoul Hausmann
In my life
why do I smile
at people who I’d much rather kick in the eye
“You can boast about anything if it’s all you have. Maybe the less you have, the more you are required to boast.”
— John Steinbeck, East of Eden