No ‘Game of Thoughts’ Today…

13 Jun

… Out of respect for the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting. As an Orlando resident with a lot of friends and family in the gay community, I am in shock. Thankfully, they are all safe. My heart goes out to the victims’ families and friends. 

Here is John Oliver, making sense of this senselessness:


The City of Orlando is posting the identities of victims as their families are notified. You can find a list here:

City of Orlando – Victims

A series of videos showing how Orlandoans react to such violence can be found here:


I will be donating blood, but don’t know when. Local places have all hit their requirements, and the donation centers are urging people to make appointments for later.

There is a GoFundMe for the families of the Victims here:

Support Victims of Pulse Nightclub Shooting. 

I will probably post Game of Thoughts on Wednesday once I get my mind around to things – I think it’s important that our lives not be controlled by these shitty, hate-filled fucks. We will mourn, we will investigate, we will try to prevent, but we will move forward.

Please keep Orlando in your heart. In particular, help the families and friends of those who were murdered in any way you can; they need to remember that we are here for them.


6 Responses to “No ‘Game of Thoughts’ Today…”

  1. PorterGirl June 13, 2016 at 8:16 am #

    Thinking of all in Orlando and those who suffer hate all over the world.

    • jennnanigans June 13, 2016 at 8:24 am #

      Thank you for thinking of us. I know Britain sees its share of this sort of thing, unfortuanately! 😦

      • PorterGirl June 13, 2016 at 8:33 am #

        Well, not gun violence on this level we don’t. The gun crime is mainly limited to the criminal fraternity, although innocents do get caught up in it. But it’s nothing like this. I simply can’t imagine.

  2. I’m glad your loved ones are safe. I’m keeping Orlando in my thoughts and prayers.

    • jennnanigans June 13, 2016 at 9:00 am #

      Thank you! I appreciate it!

  3. patricksponaugle June 15, 2016 at 6:17 pm #


... but what do YOU think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

The Struggle

YouTube Channel

science fiction movies, reviewed and dissected ruthlessly. full autopsy.

One Working Mommy

Follow me for reflections on motherhood through the eyes of one working mommy.

J. A. Allen

Scribbles on Cocktail Napkins


Intelligent Black Thought.

Writing Is Hard Work

Musings of a hard working writer.

Janet Carr @

This Bug's Life

I create worlds. John E. Brito's Blog

Behind the scenes of John E. Brito's animated and live action (short) films & comics

Josep Goded

Seeking Truth

Stuff White People Like

This blog is devoted to stuff that white people like

Dark Matters

For Well-Rounded Blerds and POC Nerds

Examining the Odd

literature, visual art, music and film

My Year Cooking with Chris Kimball

Recipes from Cook's Illustated, Cook's Country and America's Test Kitchen

The Entertainment Patrol (and general musings)

My musings about everything from entertainment to life!

Writer's Haven

Words from heart

Lovecraft eZine

Weird Fiction, Cosmic horror, and the Cthulhu Mythos


Musings, Short stories, Inspiration.


Howling For Justice!

Fix your hearts or die.

Food, drinks, style, and humor


The Hive

Carmilita's Handmade Jewelry

handmade bead jewelry

Mark My World

Hacking life while enjoying everything in between

Really Awful Movies

Horror Movies, Science Fiction, Exploitation, Action, Genre Films.


Poetry, free verse, haiku, senryu, photography, books, art, philosophy , nature.


Your Source for Honest Commentary and Reviews

Rob Powell Writes

Let's see where this goes, starting with some short stories and flash fiction.

Opinionated Woman

Opinionated women of the world, unite!


New Perspective on Life

What's Your Chic?

Your Chic. Your Style.

Meditating Millennial

A Millennial's Journey Into Meditation and Mindfulness


Leave a little sparkle wherever you go!

word and silence

poetry & prose by Tim Miller

Blog of the Dragon

Game of Thrones/Song of Ice and Fire news, theories, and other nerdy goodness


"Find what you love and let it kill you." – Charles Bukowski

About life, the universe and everything


Erotica City of London Russia Confessions

The Gymternet

The ultimate gymnastics news. For the ultimate gym nerd.

%d bloggers like this: