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THINGS ARE MOVING in a new direction. Isn’t that always how it is, though? If this were a letter, it would be to the people who had been reading the Kismuth e-letters, which I remember sending probably too often from the year I started Kismuth, 2012. I have stopped sending them, more or less. I […]

June 23, this.

  THIRTY YEARS AGO ON JUNE 23. That’s when it happened. The things that I want to tell you more about. The event that I alluded to when NPR host Frank Stasio asked me about it in this interview. The event I shared about at TEDx Raleigh, too. The airplane. The friend who ‘didn’t come […]

3 decades on, still asking, ‘What if?’

THIRTY YEARS AGO THIS MONTH. That’s when it happened. The things that I want to tell you more about. The event that I alluded to when NPR host Frank Stasio asked me about it in this interview. The airplane. The friend who ‘didn’t come back.’ What happened, why did it happen, what if it hadn’t […]