Gratitude to Kara Baskin and Jewish Boston (The Vibe of the Tribe) for this opportunity to talk about At The Heart of the Universe and the joys of adoption:
How have you ingrained various cultures into your family?
We’re very sensitive to that. We practice Buddhism, and we had a “Buddha-mitzvah” for her, with Chinese musicians, a minister and some Jewish elements. We feel part Chinese. We tried to do a synthetic kind of thing, and it was wonderful. Her classmates all stood up and said something, and it was like the United Nations.
Read the full interview here.