Letter to Brazil
September 20, 2020
Happy Birthday, NASA
A letter to NASA on the occasion of our shared upcoming 60th birthday.
Letter to Dad
January 21, 2017
Based on a eulogy delivered to friends and family Holy Trinity Catholic Church, New York City.
December 16, 2010
Memories of Ambassador Richard Holbrooke in a letter to the New York Times.
No Apocalypse in 2012
August 24, 2010
Thoughts on the upcoming solar maximum and the 2012 doomsday myth, New York Times.
A Teacher, a Student and a Church-State Dispute
December 21, 2006
Commentary on the assertion that religious beliefs should be taught alongside science, New York Times.
World Trade Center Anniversary
September 11, 2002
A letter to the New York Times with thoughts on the one-year anniversary of the September 11 attacks.
The Worst of Times, The Best of Times
December 11, 2001
Follow-up correspondence to family and friends giving an update on the family’s psychological state and the living conditions in Lower Manhattan.
The Horror, The Horror
September 12, 2001
First-hand account via email of the World Trade Center attacks and subsequent evacuation from Lower Manhattan residence.