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About breathing and waiting and breathing while waiting.

I just got home from the movies. Long story short – today I’m in love with Channing Tatum. And yes, actually that works out for me a lot better than being in love with an actual real person. 820 more words

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Souvenirs from Israel

It’s incredible to me that I have been home from Israel for almost 2 weeks, which means I began my trip nearly a month ago. I have been mulling over what to write about since I got back, so much happened during my time there, and so much has happened since, it was hard to know where to begin. 1,124 more words


Preparing for Israel, exam results and stuff

This afternoon I went to a pre-orientation event for my upcoming trip to Israel with Birthright (in 4 weeks and 1 day). It was great to meet a few people who I will be travelling with. 266 more words


Theater and sirens (not the kind that was in Peter Pan)

So, we’re kind of in a sort of a war right now… I mean, the south is and we here in the north are supporting them VS  Facebook and the whole stuff that doesn’t really counts. 937 more words

True Story

Next Year in Jerusalem

I just got back from my latest adventure: a ten-day trip to Israel. I went with Taglit-Birthright, a program that gives Jewish young adults aged 18-26 the opportunity for a free trip to Israel—that’s right, free. 3,249 more words


No, I have not been hit by a rocket.

Apologies for the lack of updates. I’ve had barely any time to think, let alone write, during the jam-packed itinerary of the last 10 days. Taglit was a very mixed experience and I’ll be writing about it in detail as soon as I get a chance. 711 more words

Israel & Palestine

After 9.5 sleepless hours on the plane, the sun began rising in an astonishing display of blues, oranges, and yellows, getting brighter and brighter under the wing of our plane. 351 more words