Starting Places

Five years ago, Judge Ed Emmett rang me up as I was juggling two phones trying to get information about…

DREAD > HEAVY > READY

The air is thick outside and heavy with the scent of Gulf island tears. I know you’re prepared. Probably over…

Upheaval

In the aftermath of disaster there are discernible patterns – stages of thought, behavior and emotions. Fifteen years ago I…

Golden Triangle

I’m a bit heartsick about the Golden Triangle. The folks not over Harvey and struck by Imelda as they try to…

Flooded Again

So many of my friends homes are flooded. Again. I feel sick with dread. Weeks of misery. Months of mold.…

UPHEAVAL

We are all vulnerable creatures. We live on a tumultuous and volatile planet. War or weather. Upheaval is not rare…