Powerful thoughts and words, and a call to action. ❤
“Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.”
– Benjamin Disraeli
You and I, we saw the photograph this week of three year old Aylan Kurdi lying facedown on a beach in Turkey.
You and I, when we saw that photo, our hearts first seized to a halt and then they beat too rapidly and threatened to burst as they expanded to hold the weight of yet another unbearable reality. We imagined that this was our own child and then we had to close our eyes and shake our heads and force ourselves to stop imagining this, or else we might pass out or throw up from the pain and the anger and the grief and the sadness.
You and I, we remembered our own child running happily on a similar beach, smiling face held up to the light and eyes shining, free from any…
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