By KEVIN SMITH
For the Progressive Journal
“Where were you when the world stopped turning?” asks country singer, Alan Jackson, in his tribute song released just two months after September 11, 2001.
“Did you stand there in shock at the sight of that black smoke, risin’ against that blue sky?”
I was a stay-at-home dad during that time. My son Parker would turn three years old the next month; my daughter Lexie was just a little over a year old.