Happy New Year! Nobody in a mood to get up early this morning?
Count us there... along with most potential guests. So we offer up a pair of gems from previous Exchanges.
At 8: Debra Zaslow teaches storytelling, and told her own story of caring for a dying grandmother, in Bringing Bubbe Home.
At 9: Maybe the Berlin Wall was bound to come down eventually, but there's a lot more "oops" in the story than you might have thought. Mary Elise Sarotte writes about the mistakes in the opening of the iron curtain in The Collapse.