The Day the World Took Notice

The Day the World Took Notice

September 11, 2001, the day the world stopped to watch in horror as the World Trade Center’s two iconic towers came tumbling down. The day the largest and most influential country’s military headquarters, the Pentagon, was attacked by a single suicide attack plane....
Life happens…and then I learn.

Life happens…and then I learn.

“I Have Learned” has shown up on the internet many times over the last 20 years under many versions attributed to various authors.   The first time I was exposed to it was April 1999. This very long poem was printed on a sheet of paper found in my then recently...