The Great Return March (of Gazans to their villages)—Israel threatens more force after Gaza protests leave at least 43 dead and 6,000 injured (as of April 27, 2018)

We’re ready for every possible scenario, even if they start firing at us. Nowadays, to be a Palestinian is to be an almost dead person. Palestinians die every day and we know that’s part of our reality. I was at the Erez checkpoint back in 2011 [during the last return march]; I’ve seen the full […]

Read More The Great Return March (of Gazans to their villages)—Israel threatens more force after Gaza protests leave at least 43 dead and 6,000 injured (as of April 27, 2018)

In the Light, Palestine-Israel: Responses from a few Gazans to the Boston bombing

Gaza, mortar fired by Israeli army into a farming area, 2009 In a Gaza hospital recovering from an Israeli sniper attack, 2004 Boston Marathon bomb explodes, April 2013 (Courtesy Boston.com) Boston Marathon bombing, April 2013 (AP Photo/The Daily Free Press, Kenshin Okubo) Excerpts from my journal and letters as I explore the situation in Palestine […]

Read More In the Light, Palestine-Israel: Responses from a few Gazans to the Boston bombing

Spring Light

MT AUBURN CEMETERY, CAMBRIDGE Photos For the Spring Light Workshop, Photographing Cemeteries The air and the earth interpenetrated in the warm gusts of spring; the soil was full of sunlight, and the sunlight full of red dust. The air one breathed was saturated with earthy smells, and the grass under foot had a reflection of […]

Read More Spring Light