Breaking the Silence tour of the South Hebron... →
Breaking the Silence is a group of soldiers who are Israeli veterans from the West Bank. The group’s main goal is to expose the true reality in the occupied territories, and to…
Want a postcard from the Holy Land? →
I like getting mail. You probably do, too. So, since you’re reading this—and I’m pretty damn happy—I’d like to send you a postcard! Just leave a comment on my Facebook page and I’ll DM…
why doesn’t israel see that it needs to extend the settlement freeze? i understand that all settlers are not bad people and that many of them are there because of the system that the israeli government set up. but for the sake of peace won’t they make the necessary sacrifices? and why doesn’t the israeli government have the ability, the courage, or the strength to control the...
If I told you you were right Would you take my...
tlv to do
i seem to be using my time in tel aviv to do the things i’ve always wanted to do, but have been too afraid to try. next on the list is yoga…
on the beach, at night, is really very nice
What’s there to be afraid of? →
Remember how some dude said something about “the only thing to fear is fear itself?” (I’m being intentionally glib, fyi, so don’t give me too much trouble.) Well, today I actually thought about…
i can’t remember the last time i felt this way
Flash Mob in Israel →
Just discovered that there’s going to be a flash mob in Israel next week. As a hipster, there’s little to no reason for me not to go. As someone interested in peaceful protests, I’m there!…
All-or-none thinking. None for me, please →
Last night I was out with some folks and we were talking about vegetarianism. Being “vegetarian” is something I’ve played around with, especially in the many months prior to my trip. I read…
20;28: Hey! Interested in grabbing a drink tonight?
21;03: Notonight. Meeting a friend..
21;10: Okay... Maybe wednesday?
21;27: Yes lets meet then
21;32: Okay cool! Talk to you later then
just took a big step; not sure it was big enough, though.
"Don't you think it would be wonderful to get rid...
gwendah: - Haruki Murakami ; Norwegian Wood
end goal. and an idea:
“thin, scruffy and lip-pierced”
last night, so i can remember: dancing, crocs, sitting on the street, art student, volunteering for peace- “that’s old,” key behind the (dali?) painting, coffee on a stoop, brother asleep, mattress on the floor, roaches, surfboard, ‘hitler’ graffiti, being buddah, drugs & spirituality, going for water, coming back with sprite, messiah on allenby- sleeps on the...
Collecting Currencies →
via jermslclothing Do you like money? I thought so. Yesterday I went to the David LaChapelle photography exhibition at the Tel Aviv Museum of Art. One of his pieces is large…
Slow Travel: Two Months+ in Tel Aviv →
I’ve been in Israel for two full months already. I’d always kinda expected to want to slow my trip down once I got here, but wasn’t sure of it until I crossed the border into Eliat. Eliat…
what is ‘love’ & where/how do i find it?
Wombat Wednesday: Some Wombat →
Travels of Adam? Travels of a wombat! Wombat Wednesday follows Mr Wombat on his travels around the world. The wombat he is referring to is Cate Blanchett. Is…
3 Places Where Words Fail →
It took my three tries before I came up with a title for this post. The three places I’m about to introduce you to are places I’ve visited in the past four months that have held some sort of…
i don’t know where i want to go from here.
was epic. and i added all sorts of things to be able to lose “never have i ever.”
robynchell: You know that little “Send to Twitter” option you have on the right-hand side of the post editor? Yeh, well I’d like one of those for my Facebook, because the all or nothing option through the Facebook app isn’t the best idea you’ve had, and I know you can do better. Thanks.
5 september 2010
things that annoyed me today: went to bed at almost 5am; woke up at 7am had to take a taxi to the central bus station in tel aviv, rather than a bus waited a full hour before i could get on a bus to jerusalem (wtf!) arrived in jerusalem and no cabbie knew where the college of technology was, so one of ‘em brought me to a random technology park and said “here” had to find...
why can’t girls be as slutty as guys? end story.