Moving On

What do I know about moving on? Very little and quite a lot. I am still very much a woman who romanticizes┬áthe sweet smiles and tender kisses of past lovers. At 25 years old, I am barely capable of donating clothes bought for myself 10 years ago to the thrift store (I mean, c’mon, theyContinue reading “Moving On”

Packing List

In preparation of departure: -DO borrow a scale from a friend in order to measure out the weight of your suitcase before arriving to the airport. It might not seem possible right now but your glass bottles filled with fish oil, pro-biotics, vitamin D, calcium, jojoba oil, pistachios, and lavender powder are likely to offendContinue reading “Packing List”

Old Letters

Nothing really makes sense. I think I’m forgetting what hour it is, what day it is, even what year it is, because nothing about time feels real to me. Reading through old letters from friends written 4 or 5 years ago feels like ancient history. Most of the words that were so passionately conveyed atContinue reading “Old Letters”

Settling In

Last week, specifically, last Tuesday, our international school classes began. Now, I normally would follow that sentence with another sentence expressing my distaste for the beginning of long lectures and the rekindling of homework assignments; however, I have a fresh perspective on the matter. First of all, the weather here in Haifa is completely perfect.Continue reading “Settling In”

You Want it You Got it

When I hear someone claim that humans are “just animals” I immediately feel insulted. Why? Well, granted we both share the classification of eukaryote and mammal, I refuse to believe that I have just about as much self control as an orangutan. And no, I’m not referencing the theory of evolution. I’m simply bothered byContinue reading “You Want it You Got it”

Thought break from physiology homework.

I’m having one of those scary neuron firing moments where I can’t stop tossing ideas around in my head about what is to become of me. While eating a grapefruit in the kitchen and stretching my right leg on top of the counter I started to think about the decisions I’ve made lately, and whatContinue reading “Thought break from physiology homework.”