Why we went to war, from EditorandPublisher.com: © Jerome Delay, The Associated Press Hundreds of Iraqis storm out of notorious Abu Ghraib prison north of Baghdad, following their unexpected release. (click to see bigger picture) (This picture won E&P’s Photo of the Year contest.)
Terrorist leader responsible for last Thursday’s Jerusalem suicide bombing killed in Bethlehem – 2-Feb-2004 During a joint IDF-ISA operation in the Aida refugee camp in the Bethlehem district today (Monday), February 2, 2004, Bethlehem area Izadin al-Kassam leader Muhammad Abu Ouda was killed. According to intelligence assessments, Abu Ouda was behind last Thursday’s suicide attack … Continue reading What goes around, comes around
February is built for slowness, I think. All the fun winter holidays are over, and we are way past the newness of snow and cold weather. In fact, it wears on us. We have seen it. We want other colors now! I read the Tale of Genji, by Murasaki Shikibu. 1100 years ago, in the … Continue reading Slowness
I sit in my mother’s den at her phone, typing. The people from Christie’s are here, as are the lawyer and the financial adviser, wonderful people all. They go about their business of processing my mother into the appropriate lines on the different papers that are necessary, all of which will be translated from English … Continue reading Books. Papers.