Nothing 7

Returning home. After you yourself have changed but nothing and no one else has. The longer spent home, the more the recent experiences slip into a dream-like state, and they are no longer clear, but symbols. The old pains come back. The old emotions and longing that drowned me before I left to try to…

Nothing 6

It's hard seeing someone go. And it's painful knowing I'm too scared to say goodbye. I just hoped we could have seen each other face to face one last time, before you left. I wanted to smile at you again and stare at your wide and sensitive eyes. Even though we give each other anxiety,…

Women, the Guardians: Self-Discovery

      Introduction For Hum. Core we watched the films Women Without MenĀ (2009) and Persepolis (2007), both based on books that I haven't read, yet. The films describe the 1953 Iranian coup d'etat and the 1979 Iranian Revolution, respectively, through female perspectives. Both are really good films, and I now have interesting memories with…