Every year I try to write down some thoughts about September 11th. These entries used to go on my personal blog, but since I’ve merged that one back into my creative blog, my thoughts will go here. If you visit my space for crafty inspiration and don’t feel comfortable reading about this topic, check out […]
I started writing on the Internet in 2003. It wasn’t until the year after my daughter was born that I started writing about September 11th. Before she was born, I just dealt with the memories on the inside. Since then I’ve realized that some day I’m going to have to talk about all of this […]
Today I did not watch the news or any special coverage from nine years ago.
Today I gave my daughter extra hugs and kisses.
Today we colored, read books and played with dinosaurs.
Today I told her I loved her at least a million times.
Today I felt fear, sadness, shock, terror and […]
I hate how it sneaks up on me, almost daily, around this time of year.
I was confirming the day of my hair appointment: “That’s September 11th, correct?”
While paying the mortgage I notice the due date: September 11.
Sometimes it’s really dumb things, like looking at the clock when the time is […]
MSNBC is showing the Today Show news broadcast from September 11th in real time today. Last night I discussed with T why anyone would want to watch this. I also wondered if I would (or should). T asked me what I thought the positives of watching would be. It took me a long time to […]