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You’d think me kind,

if kind is cruelty,

vile hands

brittle bones

tainted heart


Break me down bit by bit

show me what it really means… 30 more words


Tropical Storm Erika expected to weaken Saturday

8 p.m. update: Erika is forecast to weaken to a tropical depression on Saturday, the National Hurricane Center says, but it’s possible the tropical storm could even degenerate into a trough of low pressure while moving over the mountains of Hispaniola and eastern Cuba. 400 more words


DaVinci Institute: Ten Trends Affecting the Development of the Next Generation Library

Futurist Thomas Frey (DaVinci Institute, August 6) writes in an interesting article entitled, “The Future of Libraries: Beginning the Great Transformation”:

We have transitioned from a time where information was scarce and precious to today where information is vast and readily available, and in many cases, free…People who in the past visited libraries to find specific pieces of information are now able to find that information online. 219 more words


Tropical Storm Erika nearing Hispaniola

Tropical Storm Erika is nearing Hispaniola, moving at 18 mph and with maximum sustained winds of 50 mph.

According to the National Hurricane Center’s 2 p.m. 97 more words


Souped-up storm tracking technology still needs humans

National Hurricane Center meteorologists use a slew of sophisticated storm tracking models to determine the official cone of uncertainty watched so closely by cyclone-threatened areas. 504 more words

Erika expected to stay a tropical storm, head up center of Florida

Tropical Storm Erika is not expected to strengthen to a hurricane as predicted all week, maintaining 60 mph winds as it meets up with Florida on Monday. 458 more words