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What's a state action plan for disaster recovery and why does it matter?

The state’s draft action plan for spending $57.8 million in federal disaster recovery funds was released last Thursday. The Texas General Land Office, which oversees the administration of the federal funds, has given the public 14 days to comment. 902 more words
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Time hits in waves

I lost track of when I started losing track of days

Currently drowning in the present

Life spins, unfaltering and fast… 54 more words


I Survived: Hurricane Katrina

The title of this book is I Survived: Hurricane Katrina. This book’s author is Lauren Tarshis. The Publisher of this book is scholastics. You can buy this book at Barnes & Noble, Books and Books, or amazon. 485 more words


Eye of the Storm (Revisited)

He soon realized

That loving her was

Like loving a hurricane

Or a tornado

She was a force of nature



Given to abruptly… 90 more words


Winter Holidays in Islamorada, Florida

Islamorada sunset. Wellington’s Winter Equestrian Festival. Workouts. My long lost uncle. Wedding band tattoos. Fun in the sun. Early morning coffees. Laughs with my parents. Key West touring. 17 more words


Holy Water Coming Down

“Understand, I’ll slip quietly
away from the noisy crowd
when I see the pale
stars rising, blooming, over the oaks.

I’ll pursue solitary pathways
through the pale twilit meadows, 79 more words


Harvey And The Gulls

Four days before Hurricane Harvey made landfall, I went to Rockport Beach to visit my Laughing Gull friends. When traveling towards the area where they’d usually hang out, I noticed something out of the ordinary. 433 more words