You know, I had really wanted to discuss this earth shattering event the whole nation suffered through a few nights ago. I wanted to condemn the endless and heartless politicking going on in the wake of such a tragedy. I wanted to discuss the spiritual and emotional ramifications of those of us watching the events through our CNN updates versus those of the choking and terrified people struggling to get out of that theater alive. But this woman, who survived the ordeal with her two daughters…she tells it the way it should be told, because this is all that really matters. I hope you get as much out of it as I did, if not more.
July 22 – a note of explanation
I’ve tried to leave this post just as it was originally written because it was a heartfelt response after a very traumatic experience. But I’m sometimes clumsy with words and even when I think I am writing clearly, there is always the reader who doesn’t know my heart or doesn’t hear the words the way they were intended.
I feel as though a few people have taken what I said and twisted it. When I wrote my post on Friday, I had a grand total of eleven blog followers. Yes, eleven. I generally post on facebook and have had a loyal little group of readers that numbered thirty or so. That is who I generally write for. People who know me know that I dislike talking on the telephone. I’d pretty much rather clean a toilet than spend time on the phone. I…
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