Posts tagged "9/11"

9/11 and the new World Trade Center: turning tragedy into triumph

9/11 and the new World Trade Center: turning tragedy into triumph
Each year since 9/11/2001 I have only reflected on the tragedy of that day. I imagine many people spent time today remembering where they were, watching news coverage all over again. In prior years I did the same. Today I felt different. I spent some time focusing on the rebuilding of the World Trade Center,... Read more »

The Malaysia Flight 370 mystery: why do we immediately believe it's an act of violence?

The Malaysia Flight 370 mystery: why do we immediately believe it's an act of violence?
On March 8, Malaysia Flight 370 took off from Kuala Lumpur at 12.40am, destination Beijing. Since that time the flight has seemed to disappear from the face of the Earth. Theories and speculation as to what happened have been rampantly running through the internet, conversations and news. Since the first day when the plane lost... Read more »

Imagine: Wanting to live life through rose colored glasses

Imagine: Wanting to live life through rose colored glasses
Yesterday I hit a low for me. A discussion regarding feminism was going on and I disagreed with some of it. Typically I am non confrontational however, yesterday I was just a bonafide bitch. I said things that any other time I would have slapped my own self for. After awhile I started to feel... Read more »
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Obama vs Osama and all the aftermath

As soon as the Osama Bin Laden story broke late Sunday night, I ran to my computer to post my thoughts. Everything that I said was knee jerk; right off the cuff. Now with all the stories changing I am beginning to question some of what said. And a good part of what I feel. ... Read more »

9/11 will never fade from my memory

Flipping around television channels tonight I came across a documentary entitled “Giuliaini’s 9/11″;  Rudy Giuliani’s memories of the attacks. In the nearly ten years since it happened, I have watched nearly every documentary, special and news report about the attacks and will never be able to grasp the enormity of it.  I remember that morning... Read more »