Thursday, June 22, 2017

Haiku My Heart







Blackbird layed low
The circle is unbroken
Scavenger's meal.

Windy Cindy

So. I have heard for years about the loss of electricity during big storms.  As a boy, growing up here, Don remembers that his folks always had a couple of kerosene lanterns for blackouts.  Don being a very organized emergency planner, had started prepping go-bags when we were in CA.  He had several, in fact.  Each bag contains a variety of supplies in the event of an emergency.

Tropical Storm Cindy hits the Gulf Coast tonight and we are on the northern edge of the path it is expected to take.  Thunder, lightning, and lots of rain are expected over the next 48 hours.  That means possible loss of electricity.  One of the go-bags was opened and lanterns were loaded with batteries and set out.  Let there be light!!



Graduations, Big and Small, and that "Talk" with God

Fifteen years have passed since I attended what I imagined would be my last high school graduation. It was in 2003 that my youngest took her...