9/11

Life in smoke and ash

Life unfolded in a mist of receding ash and dust. The smoke altered with the shifting winds. It curled around divorces, addiction relapses, arguments, and loving acts. The EPA said the air was...

World Trade Center attacks: secondary impacts

Lied to by EPA Chief Christine Todd Whitman, pictured above with President George Bush, those of us living downtown, near Ground Zero, struggled to breathe poison. Relationships fell apart or came...