After getting my blog entry nearly finished up last night, I had plans to make a couple of final tweaks this evening and then get it posted. However, in light of the tragic events in Connecticut today, I have decided to postpone that entry and instead, jot down a few thoughts I’ve had today.
First and foremost, I want to lament that, try as I may, I’ve yet to find any words that are worthy of saying to the people affected by this heinous act. At this time, the words, “my thoughts and prayers are with you”, seem entirely inadequate. Only time, prayer, and love will help to heal the wounds the people in that community suffered today. The thought of losing a child under ANY circumstances is heart wrenching at best, and as a parent, I would never wish that on another. Continue reading