17 7 / 2014
"The bond that links family is not always one of blood, but of respect & joy in each other’s life. Rarely members of one family grow up under the same roof."
16 7 / 2014
"We must be willing to encounter darkness and despair when they come up and face them, over and over again if need be, without running away or numbing ourselves in the thousands of ways we conjure up to avoid the unavoidable."
14 7 / 2014
"Um they were protesting abortion comparing it to the holocaust. I pressed that point. I argued that if they believe it to be equivalent, then suicide bombing abortion clinics should be in play. The girl I talked to said she doesn’t think that would be morally justifiable. However she couldn’t come up with a strong reason why it WOULDN’T be justifiable. I found that interesting."
12 7 / 2014
"There’s a beast in my soul that cannot be tamed."