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

Remember, Remember Me

On holidays more than on other days the voices of my relatives come back to me saying, "Remember, remember me". Memorial Day holiday here in the US is a long weekend and national holiday. While it heralds the beginning of summer for some, it is a solemn remembrance of soldiers who served in war for many others. The … Continue reading Remember, Remember Me