Our Child’s Not Coming Home

“Parent’s Broken Heart”

One day a troubled outcast,
Whom everybody knew,
Devised a plan, bought a gun,
To do what he must do.

He claimed the voices told him,
“Kill everyone you can,”
He took their words quite serious,
And carried out his plan.

He massacred his classmates,
And teachers who stood strong,
He bought his weapon legally,
To do this massive wrong. Continue reading “Our Child’s Not Coming Home”

It Takes One to Know One

As we watch each other jump for joy or vandalize the streets in celebration or annihilation of the Trump

“While Fighting Fire With Fire, we All Get Burned”

administration, it’s important to remember that in fighting fire with fire, everyone gets burned.

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Releasing a Predator

“Dark Places in the Wild”

My thoughts on releasing repeat offending sexual predators: The sexual predator that is about to be released in San Diego will follow a very expected course. (Jan 2014)

I am a very forgiving person but I’m not stupid. Sometimes bad DNA takes over a person’s behavior and the only way to help that person is to confine that person.

Not unlike the wild animal who has DNA designed to kill. Continue reading “Releasing a Predator”

28 Ways to Let the Healing Begin (again)

“Hearts of Stone”

Making Something Good out of The Sandy Hook Elementary Shooting

While updating this blog I was digging out this blog post from a few years ago, I realize my painful expression of sadness and hope were going to be emotions that repeated over and over and over again year after year since this first published in December of 2012.

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