Barbara Davidson holds Miracle Smith, 3, while sitting with Miracle’s sisters Mariah, 6, and Tyrin, 5. Miracle was in her mother Rose's womb when her mother was shot and left paralyzed. The family was profiled in Davidson’s essay “Caught in The Crossfire” that won a Pulitzer Prize and an Emmy. Photo by Rose Smith.

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