Have you ever fired a gun? YES: 12 – NO: 3

IMG_6112.JPGToday’s topic was meant to get to a more personal side of the debate over gun ownership in this country. I  wanted to hear someone describe what it’s like for them to fire a gun – what are the circumstances, motivations, even fears, perhaps, that are conjured up when squeezing the trigger.

I had the pleasure of listening to Erin’s story about the first time she fired a gun. She sat with her daughter  – it seemed like it was the first time she’d heard her mom talk about shooting a gun. You can hear that story here:

 

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