Venezuela’s Tower of David… I am profoundly dumbstruck.

For many reasons, most of which I cannot specifically grasp but spanning the gamut between sorrow, anger, and joy, I am nearly moved to tears by this story. Nearly. That? Oh, my eyes were sweating. I have no time to entertain judgement, gesturing, or pontificating. This transcends co-opting the struggles of others to bolster ones own agendas. The only clear thoughts I can muster are 1) how amazing the human spirit is and 2) sheer awe at this same spirit’s zealous, unstoppable pursuit of some sense of a prevailing new normal no matter the circumstances. -ELW

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Originally prompted by this story here.