Self-Portrait of My Own Misery

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Self-Portrait of My Own Misery

We are all just products of the people who raise us. And they are products of those who raised them. Vanessa Zoltan knows that better than most. She is the grandchild of four Holocaust survivors, and for her, nihilism and depression kind of run in the family. 

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