The Tale of Two Disasters

Twelve hours after witnessing, first-hand, the devastation wrought by fire and wind, I turned on the television to reports of sleet, snow and blizzard conditions. These were two separate natural disasters, one predicted, reported and planned for, the other unforeseen, nearly unimaginable and deadly. Last week, more than 10 counties in Kansas fell victim to … Continue reading The Tale of Two Disasters

The forgotten natural disaster

Nearly a month after Hurricane Sandy smashed into the northeast, we are still hearing from singers, actors and politicians pleading on behalf of the victims, asking for donations and assistance to help residents rebuild their lives. The hurricane was horrible and devastating and my heart goes out to the victims who are now forced to find new … Continue reading The forgotten natural disaster