That’s the first sentence of a story I wrote for the Orlando Sentinel for Sept. 11, 2002. The Sentinel published a special section that day featuring many striking images accompanied by excerpts from poems in Poetry After 9/11. Here’s the link to the story about the anthology, http://tinyurl.com/5vt5h4g
Melville House has published a 10th anniversary edition of Poetry After 9/11. As always, poets find the words the rest of us reach for as we remember how our world changed on Sept. 11, 2001.