A. if not here, where? if not now, when?
A. Nelson Mandela
A. Myself. The source of all true fear.
A. My kids: my daughter, Emilie, and my son, Alexandre.
A. "on one level ... on another level"
An interview with George Michelsen Foy, author of Zero Decibels
Zero Decibels is subtitled "The Quest for Absolute Silence." How was this a quest, and why did you undertake it?
It all started when I realized my life was being taken over by noise. The first page of the book shows me on a subway platform, with my kids, suddenly finding the noise of different trains roaring into the station at the same time unbearable. This actually...