Where were you… 9/11/2001


It's familiar in the most painful way, this need to wring my thoughts out onto the page, that I might see them clearer, that I might remember that day and pay my respects to those who lost their lives. But again, like so many times in the last decade...I'm hesitant because I didn't lose anyone in the terror that was Sept.11, 2001. I wasn't even present, not physically. I was miles away, having just finished my morning devotion and clicked on the TV in time to see some news anchor, whose face and name I've long forgotten, musing aloud as to the nature of a developing incident in the heart of New York City. A plane had struck the north tower and there were more questions than answers.  The dread that filled my stomach as the second plane struck wasn't tied to concerns about the … [Read more...]