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A Name For My Nashville Flood Memoir

I can think of no other way to begin my blog than with the revealing of the title of my memoir! I have asked my friends and family to help me name my book through an anonymous poll. 67 more words

Memoir

Hold the Fort

The story of the Frigon family, who — along with 88,000 others — fled the 2016 Fort McMurray fire in Alberta, Canada.

Longreads

All kinds of fishes washed ashore, 1879.

January 25. The was much water that covered over all of Olowalu, and the sugarcane acreage of the Olowalu Sugar Company, and nearly one hundred acres was covered with ʻaʻā lava and sand above; and the sleeping quarters of the workers was moved by the water, but it did not get washed away, and there were no injuries. 105 more words

Fish/Fishing

eConsultant:Consultancy Assignment for Natural Hazard Assessment for the Reconstruction of Critical Transport and Flood Protection Infrastructure

Deadline: 08-Jun-2016 at 11:59:59 PM (Eastern Time – Washington D.C.)

The objective of the assignment is to contribute to the increase of capacities of the relevant ministries and agencies of the Republic of Tajikistan in the adoption of the most appropriate and comprehensive natural hazard assessment approaches in designing more resilient transport and flood protection infrastructure. 68 more words

World Bank

Sinkhole Engulfs Dozens of Cars Along Italian Road

A 600-foot-long sinkhole buried dozens of cars early Wednesday morning in Florence, Italy after an water pipe burst underground.

No injuries were reported and rescue workers were dispatched to the scene, according to Dario Nardella, the mayor of Florence, … 88 more words

Earthquakes

I’m snoring on my friends floor. I spending the night at his place, close to Tokyo, on a soft futon that barely conceals the sensation of a rock hard floor. 482 more words

Japan