Tag: disaster recovery

Starting Places

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

The Sweat of Terror

Australia Ten years ago I was in Australia, near Melbourne, with people who had lived through a nightmare. The Kinglake fire…

Limbo Limbo Limbo

slow and low I share about patterns. Here’s the pattern we’re in with respect to recovery (if we can call…

On Gratitude

When times are tough we are often urged to be grateful for what we have. My father drove us slightly…

Reckoning

In the aftermath of any catastrophe people and communities journey through a set of stages/states one of which I’ve labeled…

Betrayal

I hate this word. My son and I have words we just don’t like – Even though these words do…

FAITH >= HUMILITY

I owe a debt of gratitude to women of color. WOC. Gave me a view of womanhood. Of service. Of…

NO ONE IS COMING

Houston. Harris County. Being a blue city/region in a red state is really dangerous. If we forget to unite the…