When readers close the covers on Running the Rift, I want them to understand that it is not a genocide novel but rather a story of hope and rebirth.— Naomi Benaron
The most uplifting Naomi Benaron quotes you will be delighted to read
Your hope is the most beautiful and the saddest in the world.
I was brought up in the shadow of the Holocaust.
My mother lost most of her family, and I didn't realize how much the guilt of survivorship weighed on her until I was an adult.
I fell in love with Rwanda the moment I saw those verdant, rolling hills rise up beneath the wings of the plane as we descended toward Kigali airport.
Love truly does have the power to transcend evil.
It can get us through the most unspeakable of events and give us the strength to keep on putting one foot in front of the other.
Wherever God spends the day, He comes home to sleep in Rwanda.
I'm a triathlete. Running is when I do my best living and my best thinking. I love the discipline, pushing yourself to suffer as much as you can, because it leads to a form of redemption.