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Helaina Hovitz

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Helaina Hovitz is an editor, writer, and author of the memoir After 9/11. She has written for The New York Times, Salon, Newsweek, Glamour, Forbes, Women's Health, VICE, and many others. She is currently the editor of branded content at Upworthy/GOOD.

I was 12 when I survived 9/11. Here's how I finally recovered.
The Tribute in Light illuminated on the skyline of lower Manhattan in 2014.
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I was 12 when I survived 9/11. Here's how I finally recovered.