Last week Stephen Colbert interviewed Vice President Joe Biden on his new show. BTW, I am so glad to have Colbert gracing my DVR again – I sorely missed him. The interview really spoke to me – and I had no idea that Colbert lost his father and two brothers in a plane crash. Really sad stuff. Anyway, I think it was worth the time to watch the interview so here’s a link. Whether or not you agree with his politics I think his honesty and candor regarding his grief and losing his son was powerful and relatable. I found myself nodding along with him at several different points.
September 11 is a terrible day. Not only is it the anniversary of a national tragedy that changed the course of US history but it’s also the anniversary of a personal tragedy – a year ago on September 11 is when we had the D&E after learning our second pregnancy was not viable. 21 of The Most Powerful Images From 9/11.
A year later, here I sit in the same fucking spot. Excuse my language, but the “F word” has been gracing my vocabulary quite frequently since Wednesday. I feel like I have literally lost a year of my life. What is the point of all the changes I made if here I am, yet again? I don’t know. I guess there is no point.