Feeling nostalgic about the future…

True nostalgia is an ephemeral composition of disjointed memories.-Florence King (1936 โ€“ 2016) Nostalgia is a file that removes the rough edges from the good old days.-Doug Larson (1926 โ€“ 2017) Every act of rebellion expresses a nostalgia for innocence and an appeal to the essence of being.-Albert Camus (1913 โ€“ 1960) Nostalgia is a… Continue reading Feeling nostalgic about the future…

New dawn, or: Moon year

A haibun The Deputy Director of the organization that I used to work for before taking a position at The Jewish Agency is moving out of Jerusalem; he will no longer be working full-time for our little NGO. This comes after my own departure; I'm still doing a bit of work on an hourly basis… Continue reading New dawn, or: Moon year

Core, or: Seeded

Sevenling (Fine, fine.) Fine, fine. You want to know? He was more noble; more brilliant; and more athletic than me. Just... more, more... All of the above is true, but I was always the better communicator; the more imaginative one; and much more introspective (or perhaps just self-absorbed). An apple lying in the shadow of… Continue reading Core, or: Seeded