Author Archives: Amy Fine

A Reflection on Yom HaShoah

Apr 01

My grandmother, Erika, who I called “Nana,” was born in Vienna, Austria in 1924. She was a survivor of both the Auschwitz-Birkenau and Bergen-Belsen concentration camps and passed away in September of 2013, just shy of her 89th birthday. There are so many questions I wish I had asked her. Then 23, I was certainly […]

My Sister’s Light: Tikkun Olam by Amy Fine

Sep 12

I was two and a half when my sister Lauren was born. Seven weeks early and weighing 3lbs, 10oz, she came out fighting. Everyone was impressed by how quickly she moved through the NICU, coming home healthy and strong. 27 years later, we continue to be impressed by the way Lauren moves through life. I’m […]