As a forbidden summer activity, we enjoyed swimming at the Ford Bridge over the Mississippi River between Minneapolis and Saint Paul.
Quotes from Saint Paulites
“The fact that I am a professional musician has helped me greatly in becoming a writer... In both disciplines, inexplicable and magical moments occur, beyond technique or any amount of preparation or study.”
—Evelina Chao, Saint Paul musician and writer
“A photograph can be as much a piece of fiction as it is a document of the real world... Indeed the most compelling photographs shed light on reality in much the same way good fiction does.”
—Wing Young Huie, Saint Paul photographer
“As long as the children need me, I’ll be there; and unless we mess up their minds and visions of the future as adults, they are our hope for the future.”
—Mabel Cason, Saint Paul African American educator