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Bits of Brooklyn

19 Children In Texas and The Power of A Normal Day

Reflections on gun violence in America

Description: Students of Uvalde Elementary after being transferred to safety. Photo credit: Reuters (via https://www.hindustantimes.com/world-news/texas-shooting-gunman-shot-grandmom-before-school-attack-biden-addresses-nation-101653437319589.html)

I struggle to write this. My heart is broken. I know there are no words, and somehow, still, I will never stop scrambling to find them.

At least 19 children and 2 adults were senselessly murdered today. And we cannot go on like this. As I live my life, eat my dinner, walk my dog — I think…

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Brooklyn Reece

Brooklyn Reece

(she/her) Writer. Teacher. Leftist. City enthusiast. Spreading love through words. Find me on IG @brooklynxreece or email me: brooklynreece.writer@gmail.com.