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The Knowledge That Love Is There

“She wants to know if I love her, that’s all anyone wants from anyone else, not love itself but the knowledge that love is there, like new batteries in the flashlight in the emergency kit in the hall closet.” 8 more words


Food for Thought :)

Author: Ashley

Okay, I’m going to be kind of dramatic. But that’s part of being an activist, right? Take a moment and imagine: what if factory farms had glass walls? 1,131 more words

Quote for Today: Jonathan Safran Foer

That is what death is like. It doesn’t matter what uniforms the soldiers are wearing. It doesn’t matter how good the weapons are. I thought if everyone could see what I saw, we would never have war anymore. 21 more words

Quote For Today

Book Club: Eating Animals

When I was a freshman in high school, my friend Andrea bought me Everything is Illuminated for my birthday. I was instantly smitten, and a long love affair with the work of the then very young Jonathan Safran Foer was born. 780 more words

For Fun

Spring Semester Readings

I have done a bad job writing about the books that I have read. In order to make up for that, here is the books that I have read over this spring semester. 1,494 more words

Science Fiction

How to be human.

I read an article the other day about “how to be more human” with your social media strategy.

How to be more human?

Has the proliferation of “screen” consumption and contribution – texts, tweets, posts, and likes – finally choked our capacity for basic human connection? 834 more words