Tears fall as I read these words spoken by William Saunders and quoted by CNN, “One of the things I wanted all my life is to be a man, not a black man, but a man. There’s no way I can ever be a man in Charleston, South Carolina. I will always be a boy to the system.” (http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/21/us/charleston-shooting-race-wounds-exposed/)
Words fail, although my response has been percolating for a long time, for fifteen years in a very tangible way. In heart space beyond words, I turn to images….
“Twin” brothers by adoption (six weeks apart in age)
Best friends by choice