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…

Flooded Again

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

Mother Nature

On my mind – The thing about Mother Nature is that if you go to war with her, you lose.…

UPHEAVAL

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

Recovery Mirrors

Many people have lost their memories and their history. Not only in this storm but in other storms and disruptions as…

MUCK AND GUT #Harvey

MUCK and GUT. Texas has the best language ever for describing life’s challenges – a Texan coined Hunker Down. MUCK…