We are the United States of America, not the United Hates of America.
Today I’m having to look at grieving again. It’s my mother’s birthday and one other thing. How do we know when to let go and when to hold on? I talk to my #mother inside my head sometimes. But I can’t hear what she’s saying so I have to make it up.
My #Bengali #soulfood, luchi, torkari, ‘mamlet,’ coffee on a #Saturday morning. Love you #Ma, wherever you are. #Bengalis rock!
“I’m a little angry about someone having all that weaponry and all that firepower, but we’ll get to that another day.” PHILDELPHIA MAYOR JIM KENNY after shootout in city last night, August 14th.
Give Life a Chance? The other day a well-meaning person told me not to go to #Walmart. It was a day after another mindless, ghastly shooting in #ElPaso. Here’s where I would say we can’t go. We can’t go to schools. We can’t go to colleges. We can’t go to church or mosque or temple or synagogue. We can’t go to airports. We can’t go to bus stations. We can’t go to grocery stores. We can’t go to government offices. In truth, we can’t go anywhere. We might get shot anywhere we go. Because the #NRA will not let #guncontrol…