“My City of Ruins” is a 2000 song written and performed by Bruce Springsteen.
Images and discussions of the destruction left in the wake of Hurricane Sandy have saturated the media and our awareness all this week. Anything I could add would be irrelevant and redundant.
Sometimes it is necessary, not to try to think about things, but just to try to feel them. What is it like to live in a city of ruins?
Please read this article about the history of the song!