tragedy

It’s The Culture Of War, Stupid!

December 23, 2012
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Yes, how many deaths will it take till he knows That too many people have died? The answer my friend is blowin’ in the wind The answer is blowin’ in the wind. -Bob Dylan, “Blowin’ In The Wind” In the wake of the slaughter of 20 children and 6 staff at Sandy Hook Elementary School […]

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Thoughts On Sandy Hook

December 16, 2012
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The events in Newtown, CT are so sickening and difficult to comprehend. I’ve been trying to make sense of it all by reading quotes from fallen leaders and studying random facts from various sources. What I haven’t been able to do is understand the full impact of what’s happened and where we need to go. […]

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The Jumpers: A 9/11 Story

September 11, 2011
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An original poem by Nora Garriga. Hello Mother, Can you hear me? I called to tell you goodbye… These flames grow closer, And the smoke is getting thicker. Daddy, please say a prayer with me before I die. Because there is no way out of this, And I know soon I won’t exist. Sister, share […]

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