snapshots of gaza

So, this week I was in Gaza. I didn't really advertise it beforehand because when I told a few people, their reactions ranged from mild alarm to full-scale OMG-I-hope-you-have-an-armed-guard-with-really-big-guns kind of panic. Also, I wasn't entirely sure I was going to get in until I was actually through all the checkpoints. Yes. All the checkpoints.…