Thursday, December 17, 2009


Can you inherit someone's ghosts? Are they genetic?

Going to Dachau today...

Thursday, December 10, 2009


"The first piece you write that your family hates means you've found your voice."

-Susan Shapiro, Journalist and Professor, Manhattan


I visited northern Poland this past week. One of the saddest moments for me this week was when I realized that some wounds are too deep to be healed in a lifetime.