My apologies to Tom Waits for the use of "come down off that cross we can use the wood" line...
4/19/15 was the twenty-first anniversary of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Courthouse bombing where 168 people were murdered, 19 of whom were children under 6*. The Oklahoma City Bombing was the second worst terrorist attack in American history. The bombing was a domestic act of terror.
Timothy McVey, an army veteran, was executed as a result of the bombing.
Please give to the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation: PO Drawer 498/ Emmitsburg, Maryland, 21727/ 301-447-1365
A carbuncle is a roiled mass of skin or a beautiful gem...
Kevin O'Kendley is the owner of Carbuncle Moon, and the author of all original material on the website (there has been a very limited editorial input in some of my work). Quoted sources are noted. I am responsible for all posts.
Kevin O'Kendley: P.O. Box 172, Winterport, Maine, 04496, and 200 P Street, A-32, Sacramento, California, 95814, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Technical help is provided by an evolving computer genius, my son, Conor O'Kendley. A good kid with a great heart who can be reached at P.O. Box 172, Winterport, Maine, 04496.
Photography provided by a visual artist, my daughter, Caitlin O'Kendley, a young woman with a beautiful soul.
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