Rainy Day Writing

Writing, Reading, Inspirations and Aspirations

Reblog, Again, from David Kanigan at Live and Learn

Excerpts from The Whispering Leaves of the Hiroshima Ginkgo Trees by Ariel Dorfman: On Aug. 6, 1945, a 14-year-old schoolboy named Akihiro Takahashi was knocked unconscious by a deafening roar and a flash of blinding light. When he awoke, he found that he had been thrown many yards by the detonation of the atom bomb dropped on […]

via that warning from the past, that call to the future, what the gentle leaves of the ginkgo trees are still trying to tell us. — Live

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