Taking a journey through the unknown
Original post made on Feb 1, 2008
In 1942, Ann Okamura and her family were housed at the Heart Mountain Detention Center in Northern Wyoming, where most Japanese-American families from the Bay Area and surrounding communities were sent. Photos by Norbert von der Groeben/Palo Alto Online.
Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, February 1, 2008, 1:09 PM
Short story writers wanted!
The 31st Annual Palo Alto Weekly Short Story Contest is now accepting entries for Adult, Young Adult (15-17) and Teen (12-14) categories. Send us your short story (2,500 words or less) and entry form by April 13, 2017. First, Second and Third Place prizes awarded in each category.