I write to avoid the pain, to find out if I still exist, to make sure I did not vanish on the river.More:Literary Hub
I write to stop roaming the streets.
I write because our lives tipped over and I want to understand the world into which I have tumbled.
I write in homage and remembrance, in contrition and penitence.
I write so that Owen will be less alone.
Stéphane Gerson’s memoir of his family, Disaster Falls, is available from Crown.