I am fascinated by how exposure to crime affects people — how they suffer, grasp, grieve, heal, deny, and evolve. I’m grateful to those who share their histories, for the sake of humanity, justice — and, sometimes, just to satisfy our curiosity of “What’s it like to be you, and go through that?”
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