These Anniversary days seem to not get easier.

Reading the piece in the “NYT”: about Memorial Hospital about the difficult, tragic, heartbreaking decisions made there only served to remind me of how fragile we humans are.

Here I am sometime in 2006, trying to figure out how to put all the pieces back together.

“Mark”: made this beautiful tribute. Horrific, ghastly and beautiful. Just like humanity.

Karen Gadbois

Karen Gadbois co-founded The Lens. She now covers New Orleans government issues and writes about land use. With television reporter Lee Zurik she exposed widespread misuse of city recovery funds and led...