Excerpt

From The Wall
When my American family goes to visit my Czech family in the colorful
city of Prague, it is hard to convince them it was ever a dark place
full of fear, suspicion, and lies. I find it difficult to explain my
childhood; it's hard to put it into words, and since I have always
drawn everything, I have tried to draw my life-- before America--for
them.
--P.S.

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