It's early fall, there's a cloud on the New York skyline
Innocence, dragged across a yellow line
Irish, Chinese, German, Russian,
Black, White, Brown, Red,
Christian, Muslim, Jewish, Hindu...
...They've all made significant contributions to our nation as we know it. As we remember that awful day 10 years ago, let's not allow a handful of radical, evil men destroy what they created with their sweat and blood. This is not a day to preach hatred and endorse discrimination. This is a day to stand together.
Thursday, September 1, 2011
|That's me, stuck on a downed tree during my last kayak camping trip.|
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The new tropical disturbance in the Gulf is frightening me. I want to go, but I'm not sure my paddling skills are adequate to cope with 50 mph winds and flooding rivers if that storm develops.
Not only would it be a much-needed weekend escape, it would make a great post for my new travel blog. I may have to sit this one out, though. Maybe I remember enough details to post about my Village Creek trip...