September 25, 2012
“But this is one corner of one country, in one continent, on one planet that’s a corner of a galaxy that’s a corner of a universe that is forever growing and shrinking and creating and destroying and never remaining the same for a single millisecond and there is so much, so much to see.”
-The Power of Three, S7E4, Doctor Who
September 15, 2012
I’m layering my life over theirs, the bits and pieces that I carry with me draping the room like a thin scrim. I can see another life here, someone’s memories and dreams and passions, but I can’t understand it; I just unpack my bag and pretend to have a home for a few days: toothbrush beside the sink, glasses on the nightstand, and knitting on the floor.
September 5, 2012
“Besides, one of the fundamental assumptions of campaign season is that voters have the collective memory of a goldfish that has recently suffered a severe head injury. If we didn’t, we’d never elect anyone to anything.”
–“Were you better off four years ago?” ComPost, The Washington Post, 9/4/12