Brooklyn in Love and at War

History of World War Two Told Through Letters

What’s genetics got to do with it?

Motherhood is, in the end, one of the most tangible ways to leave your mark on the world. Your children represent parts of you regardless of whether they carry on … Continue reading

May 16, 2010 · 1 Comment

Mommy says we have to be practical not beautiful.

Sometimes Sylvia wrote to Alex as a wife and sometimes she wrote as a mother. This is a letter from 1945 that Sylvia wrote out in the voice of Adrienne … Continue reading

May 11, 2010 · 3 Comments