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New Orleans Post Katrina

These were taken less than a year after Katrina ripped through New Orleans, LA. I was in Mississippi for a work trip and it was one of my coworker’s birthdays, so we decided to check out the city. 93 more words

What You'll Come to Know

Dear Mother-to-be,

     You don’t know it yet. You don’t know what he’ll do to you, and what you’ll do to him.

     It goes like this. 4,325 more words

Writing

Big Easy weekend in NOLO

Early morning flight from Indy to New Orleans via Atlanta for me. Weather over the weekend was mixed, but the day of arrival featured heavy rain downpours, so have an umbrella at hand! 1,154 more words

Travel

Amarcord

My heart is a balloon. My mind is a sleepless transistor radio. My eyes glow like infant moons, my soul murmurs and my memory leaks. Sometimes I wake up and say your name out loud. 274 more words

New Orleans

Good People, Great Mission In Florida

By Sybil

A team from a church in Illinois is heading to Florida again, to offer disaster recovery assistance in the St. Augustine area.

The volunteers are from Granville United Church of Christ, located in a small farm town in north central Illinois. 113 more words

Features

I look through your window, deep inside - 24th January 2018

Last night I moved house.  Two suitcases and bedding and I was done.  I have to trim that down to one suitcase and a carry on in the next 7 weeks. 748 more words

2018

there's a beast.

It purrs, pawing at my pores
in the dim light of dawn, claws
carving into my cheek. I’m caught
like tilapia, thrashing
to and fro in a fish… 169 more words

Writing