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Brad Pitt foundation sued for faulty post-Katrina construction

Charitable intent to replace Ninth Ward housing results in extensive legal battles

South Carolinians are no strangers to the extensive destruction caused by hurricanes and floods. 365 more words

Chicago Title Insurance Company

How the media played his case...

Zanesville Times Recorder

This was a very short story what they don’t say is that he still needed a support animal for his anxiety and he had transferred it to an ostrich (stuffed) because we couldn’t afford a pet deposit at our apartment or the hotels we stayed at didn’t allow animals… 20 more words


Excuse Me As I Fall Apart...

The first photo is my birthday 2017 – he’d just gotten off of work and arranged with our friends last minute a surprise party.

The left photo was his last day at Nick’s Raw Bar & Grill January 28, 2018… a small get together arranged by Valerie and I. 330 more words


Hurricane Katrina Haunts our Children

As a Navy family, we moved often.  From Tampa, FL where he was born to Ft. Worth, TX where his little brother was to be born in 2001.  184 more words


Telling Katrina

“This ain’t no memory that any of us here hold fondly.” The old Ford’s sputtering seem to drift into the distance as warped trees, hanging low with Spanish moss, steadily flew by the window. 631 more words

Creative Writing

Remembering ...

Good Monday Morning, friends.  Jolly Monday will return in its usual format next week, but for today, without apology, I am doing something a bit different.  552 more words

Social Commentary

Mardi Gras Memories

MARDI GRAS MURDER, my 4th Cajun Country Mystery, launched on October 9th. Yippee!! It revolves around the Cajun tradition of Courir de Mardi Gras. I thought I’d update and re-share this post about my own personal Mardi Gras experiences while a student at Tulane University.  543 more words

Ellen Byron