Ripple effect

I had intentions to write about something other than Sept. 11 for this blog post. I kid you not, I spent nearly my entire Thursday trying to write a column about it (it’s on page 17, since with the web version we can’t link to individual pages), which involved essentially writing a little bit, reading some related links, deleting what I had written and trying again, reading some more links, deleting what I had written…

First of all, I can’t believe how much is out there. Yes, I know it’s the 10th anniversary, and one of the pieces that finally got me to focus wasn’t a specific Sept. 11 piece, but rather about the love-hate relationship that journalists have with anniversaries. Continue reading