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What happened to 7 World Trade Center?

During the attacks on September 11th, 7 World Trade Center was destroyed. But it wasn’t struck by a plane. So what happened?

Review of "Let the Great World Spin"

What happened when I met Colum McCann:

I sauntered up to him, ethereally graceful on my spindly high heels, and shook his hand. While he autographed my copy of “Let the Great World Spin,” I mentioned that I saw him on Charlie Rose a few years ago. 686 more words


The 9/11 Memorial Museum

Just like always, I have struggled to even start this post. I toyed with the idea of doing a Vlog (video blog) and a podcast-type post because I felt like it needed to be heard, not just read, but alas, my insecurities got the best of me and so I’m going to write it just like I would any blog, with feeling and deep emotion. 1,845 more words


Chapter Six- 09/10

Anas bin Malik (radi Allahu anhu) narrated that the Messenger of Allah (sal Allahu alaihi wa sallam) said: “There shall come upon the people a time in which the one who is steadfast upon his religion will be like the one holding onto a burning coal.” … 878 more words

200 Reasons to Love New York City

For about 15 days last August, I was able to take a hike around New York, and immersed myself in culture–or the absence of it, as the whole place was exploding with different ones. 81 more words

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