Death and loss may unite people with their loved ones as they rely on their support to get through rough moments. When death struck close to home, writer Alene Frost went into protective mode:I don’t recall having a vote in the events that took place that resulted in my becoming a big sister.
Sunday was the 10th anniversary of the September 11th attacks. But Monday, the weeks of remembrance and memorials commemorating the day largely came to an end. For many Americans, the events of 9/11 fade until the next year – or longer. But what about those people who lost someone that day?
Facundo Cabral, the legendary populist Argentinean singer, was killed July 9 while on tour in Guatemala. He and his concert promoter were on the way to the airport when two vehicles opened fire on their car, bringing a shocking end to one of the most unique journeys in Latin American music.