Our country is grieving. Each child who has been slaughtered belongs to each of us and each slain adult is a member of our family. It is impossible to explain the horror to ourselves and to our survivors. We need to hold each other’s hands and look into each other’s eyes and say, “I am sorry.”

~Maya Angelou

12 responses

  1. We also need to enact reasonable gun laws.


    1. Without a doubt! Her message is clear that we ALL must share in the responsibility of prevention of these horrific acts.


  2. And as we enact reasonable gun laws, we must also become more compassionate and less judgmental toward those who suffer the invisible wounds of mental illness.


  3. free penny press | Reply

    We are our brother’s keeper..


  4. Michelle Gillies | Reply



  5. beautiful. thank you for posting this. you always have a way to write what is in my heart. DAF


    1. As soon as I heard this quote I thought Amen Maya Amen.


    1. Maya knows how to do it with grace.


  6. Love this. Thanks for sharing. BTG


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