Shalom Gorewitz

NYC, 3/20 The war is raging. It’s every person against themselves. It’s every person against every other person. It’s an invisible enemy. Everyone is a potential suicide bomber. The neighbors are terrorists leaving their mark of disease on every surface. Media fanned mass hysteria causes a complete breakdown in communication. Confrontations, conflicts, tensions, simmering before, lead to irrational fear and violence. People living during a war simultaneously experience physical and psychological danger. Every decision carries risk.

People are writing like crazy. Posts, living wills, journals, memoirs, and poetry. Social media is saturated with sadly optimistic pictures of nature…

Shalom Gorewitz

Shalom Gorewitz (1949), a graduate of California Institute of the Arts, is an active media artist, filmmaker, writer, and educator.

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