Opinion: Dear City of Memphis, Please text me if there’s a shooter at large

By , Guest Columnist Published: May 08, 2023 4:00 AM CT
Guest Columnist

Sarah Hunter Simanson

Sarah Hunter Simanson is a Memphis-based freelance writer who received her MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts and is working on her first novel. Her writing has appeared in The LA Times, HuffPost, Salon, Travel + Leisure, The Daily Memphian, and elsewhere. 

“The City of Memphis should utilize the same tools that its colleges and universities and schools do when an imminent threat exists.”


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