The singer says that she hopes the show will
have the purpose of "reaching out to those who have been touched by all that has
MORISSETTE has said she is planning “some sort of relief show” for the
victims of the US terrorist strikes.
In a letter posted on the singer’s
http://www.alanismorissette.com, the singer said that she hopes the show will
have the purpose of “reaching out to those who have been touched by all that has
has spoken on her feelings following last week’s terrorist activity.
wrote: “I send you all so much love during this time filled with so many
emotions. There is grief and shock and anger and confusion and despondence and
depression and analysis and fury and numbness and fear and disbelief and denial
and compassion and concern and love. All of which, I feel, is totally
understandable and natural…
“This is a time of true self-definition in the
face of what has happened and I send support during this process of defining who
we are in accordance to what has gone on over the last few days. You are not
alone. This is an intense time, the likes of which most of us (particularly of my
generation) have never experienced before.
“I send love and care and empathy
to those whose family and friends were directly touched by what has happened…
and I send the same love to those who are affected because they feel others’ pain
as deeply as if it were their own (and I believe that others’ pain is our own). I
send love to everyone who is afraid.
“My hope is that we respond from the
highest level of self-care as is possible as well as with a curiosity toward what
the root of the motivations to attack were. The amount of large decisions being
made over the next many hours are the kinds that can attempt to form a collective
message about who we think we are as people and as a country. My wish is that
this message represents us as a people who can take care of ourselves with
strength and conviction as well as our being able to show our wisdom, compassion
and awareness of our interconnectedness as human beings at the same