Monthly Archives: July 2009

Remembering war

Monday was a national holiday in Japan, so there has been a chance to do some traveling this week. Before we left Hiroshima, Patty and I had a chance to take a day trip up to the port of Kure,…

92 years young

Fr. Klaus Luhmer was at a Jesuit center outside Hiroshima the day that the city suffered the first atomic bomb attack. At 92, he still has clear memories of the bombing and how he went into the city to help…

July 4 travel

I was away from Hiroshima traveling with very limited Internet access for a week. Now that I’m back, I will start catching up by posting a link here to a pre-July 4 article that I did for the Seattle PostGlobe.…