National 9/11 Memorial Reflecting Pool Inscriptions

“…I still don’t understand why it happened.”

Grace wandered into my office this morning as I again watched the memorial video my team created this year to honor the colleagues we lost during the attacks on the Twin Towers. She stood silently by my side for a few seconds, then shifted her eyes to ...

When Your Daughter Says “I’m Not Pretty!”

Last night, as always, I went in to give Grace a kiss goodnight before flopping into bed myself. It’s one of my favorite (and only!) rituals. Typically, she’s asleep, and I witness every parent’s favorite moment: the sheer angelic serenity and peace that ...