Tag Archives: remembrance

Our collective scar to bear…

Today is the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.  11 years have come and gone; yet, the images, horror, anger, disgust, and disbelief roll right back into my consciousness whenever I think of the … Continue reading

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In remembrance and honor…

Today is my oldest son Noah’s 30th birthday.  Just writing that causes me to want to additionally offer that I gave birth at the age of 10, but I will refrain because I know it borders on the line of … Continue reading

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Remembrance…

Remembrance…it is more than just a word, it is a commitment. Today let us remember all who gave of themselves for this country.  We have lost so many men and woman in the defense of democracy and human rights.  Men and … Continue reading

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Loss.

Today, NDSU mourns the loss of four students killed in an automobile accident yesterday - Danielle Renninger, Jordan Playle, Lauren Peterson and Megan Sample.   The sudden loss of these four young women has been met by a wave of support from across … Continue reading

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Today…the words of a veteran.

Today, I thank the men and women who fought to defend our liberties, beliefs and way of life. Today, I honor the sacrifice they made when they left family and friends; a warm, safe bed; and, the ease of day-to-day life to … Continue reading

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