Our world, our country, feels different now.
The last thing I want to do is dive into the sea of talk that just seems to spiral further and further into despair and grief and hurt, but I – like so many – am still processing the state of our union.
We’re still a union after all, aren’t we?
It’s what we’re supposed to be.
I read these beautiful, poignant words of our country’s Declaration of Independence and feel a myriad of things.
“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.”
But today it feels as though the flesh of America has been rubbed raw from months of debates, name-calling, scandals, and protests. Months of seeing some of the worst parts of humanity laid bare for all the world to see.Read More »