I just want to be slightly drunk, half naked, and completely on top of someone.
“I was the youngest in the family. I went to Israel first, and the rest of the family was supposed to join me. Nobody made it. We sent letters to each other for the first few years. The last letter I got from Poland came in 1941. It was from my mother. It asked me to send food. Then the letters stopped. I knew that the Germans had occupied Poland, and I heard rumors about the things that were happening. I never learned the specifics of what happened to my family. I never wanted to.”
"Human progress is neither automatic nor inevitable… Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle." At times, social activism may seem bleak and hollow, but the fact that justice prevailed this time makes me very optimistic in this moment. The family of Jordan Davis can hopefully fi nally begin to heal. #ViGetsSentimental
Do y’all realize how serious this is?
I’m back in the House of Spiders so there’s been no real prospect of logging every spider I see for the past few weeks, but I think it’s particularly noteworthy that a tiny one just crawled across my pillow towards my face. Also I’ve been away for a week and the same two big wispy ones are still hanging out over my bed.
How have you not burned down this house? You have actually described my worst nightmares. You are a lady of iron will, or at least the capacity to overcome basic fears.