Tag Archives: new york

Empire State of Mind

reddirtlattes/ May 16, 2011

I feel the pull. I think it started with a picture. Or maybe it was just a word. But the roots I felt were slipping, slowly untangling and shredding have found a concrete barrier and tug me back towards them. I don’t need much. Just a fix. Just to know it’s still there while we jump from place to place,

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reddirtlattes/ May 3, 2011

I stood with my fellow New Yorkers that horrible day. I stand with them now, even though far away. What tore into us, glued us. I will never forget the horror, or the aftermath, where we all walked slower, carefully, into the only thing that could heal us: each other. I will never celebrate killing, in any form. I use

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