Lifestyle

We Will Remember: Federal Way woman writes 9/11 song | VIDEO

From staff reports:

A week after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, Federal Way resident Nita Delk wrote a song called "We Will Remember." Inspiration for the song came quickly, she said.

"I just felt very compelled," said Delk, who performed the song once in public at a school in 2002. "We were very impacted by the overwhelming grief."

Last month, Delk finally recorded the song over a two-week stretch with help from Dick Henderson at Henderson Productions in Federal Way. Delk sings four different parts on the track along with background vocals from her son Brandon Delk.

Check out the song in a YouTube video at www.youtube.com/watch?v=h_5rCclDj7I.

To learn more, visit www.wewillremember.org.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Read the Dec 19
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates