Ed signing books in his New York apartment. copyright Dan Milnor.
Much time had passed since my days in Austin. I still own Grazda's first book, and knew now there was a follow up book, Afghanistan Diary 1992-2000, which chronicled the following ten-year time frame in the life of Afghanistan. And there was also a book regarding the Masjid in New York. Doing what we do today when we try to find something or someone, I Googled Ed, and low and behold there he was. An email address. I wrote to Ed, he wrote back, and a few short days later I was sitting in his apartment with a tentative list of questions and slightly sweaty hands.
Read the entire interview on Dan Milnor's blog Smogranch.