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Severe Weather in Texas

Check out my coverage of the severe weather in North Texas on CNN iReport.


My Own Tornado

author’s note:

“So foul a sky clears not without a storm.”
— Shakespeare, King John


I now accept this
unrelenting dizziness
as a… 116 more words


The Tornado That Never Happened

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The day of our win in Eurovision was graduation day at the University of Texas. Unfortunately the government sent out tornado warnings to all smart phones in Travis County so the graduation ceremony had to be cancelled. 318 more words

Life In Austin TX

Tornado Causes Major Damage In SW Houston

The National Weather Service has confirmed that it was indeed an EF1 tornado that caused severe damage to a South West Houston  Apartment complex earlier this morning. 36 more words

News & Gossip


Oh what an exciting life we lead! 

Here in Northern Texas we have been in a sustained drought for 9 years. None seemed as bad as 2005-2006 when we had 105 to 110 degree heat daily for 110 days continuous days, in addition to 45 to 55 MPH Southwest winds.  1,507 more words

365 Day Photo Challenge 140/365 "Here Today Gone Tomorrow"

My cycling route takes me through mostly subdivisions just so that I will stay off the busy streets in our city.  My route does take me on two of the most busiest streets that we have but I’m only on there for maybe a mile or two.   215 more words


Hope on the Horizon for Texas

Texas is the land of the “Big Sky” and that is one of the things I love about living in Texas. Over the last 12 days premature darkness covers the landscape and waterlogged streams, rivers and reservoirs are at their max. 226 more words