Brooklyn in Love and at War

History of World War Two Told Through Letters

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Alex’s Storytelling Legacy turns 103

Today marks what would have been Alex’s 103rd birthday. With the recent passing of my grandma Sophie, I thought it was especially important to acknowledge this day and the legacies … Continue reading

March 17, 2015 · 6 Comments

Borscht Belt

(The last letter is surely one I will need to revisit, there is too much to process all at once.) In the last letter Sylvia spent a long time talking … Continue reading

July 26, 2010 · 2 Comments

Storytelling

Last night I went to see The Moth Grand Slam at BB King’s Blues Club in midtown Manhattan. For those of you who aren’t familiar with it, The Moth is … Continue reading

May 25, 2010 · 1 Comment