What can you say on a day such as September 11th, where an ordinary date has become synonymous with an event so horrific that just hearing the date makes you shudder?
We are an unruly species, we humans. What one person considers their right, someone else sees as trampling on theirs. And there are those who use violence as a tool to try and hammer their agenda into the structure of human society.
I have no answers to any of this, except to meet people one at a time and seek to understand them. I know I have blind spots — everyone does. Trying to really see another’s point of view is the best way to uncover those blind spots, and open the heart while you are at it.