Perpetuate Peace, Good Will, Understanding among Nations -Veterans Day

I ask myself the question every year on Veterans Day. What does it mean to me that my father had been a soldier in World War II? It is a day of reflection for me. But really, I ask the question not only on that day, but on Memorial Day and many other days in … Continue reading Perpetuate Peace, Good Will, Understanding among Nations -Veterans Day

Art Healing Tragedy; Reflections from NYC

I love art for the way it helps heals us after tragedy. When the sheer facts are overwhelming, creative avenues may open up to keep us from despair. Ten years ago when I was on the bus in Manhattan on my way to work, the unthinkable happened here. And in the aftermath, I was among those rushing … Continue reading Art Healing Tragedy; Reflections from NYC