Four years ago I wrote a story about 9/11, which seemed like the worst imaginable tragedy.
But in the last eighteen months, there have been so many tragedies that I couldn’t even say which was the worst.
Covid-19 brings death and isolation everywhere. Many deaths preventable, but people refuse vaccines and masks.
Police murder of black people reaches new extreme with the public killing of George Floyd.
January 6th insurrection at the Capitol.
Texas anti-abortionists as the American Taliban.
Climate change – the West is burning up, the East is flooding – this may really be the end of the world.
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In the last eighteen months, there have been so many tragedies that I couldn't even say which was the worst.
RetroFlash- 100 words
Since only three people currently writing have read or commented on my earlier 9/11 story – Betsy, Charles, and John S. – I invite the rest of you to read it via the link at the top of this story.