A day of natural disasters

This is the town where my dad and stepmom live, in Kentucky. I talked to Dad earlier today; they have a gas fireplace, so they have heat — and now they have a generator too, so there’s will be power in their future. By the sounds of things, half the neighborhood is camped out in […]


I awoke this morning feeling rattled, and listening to the cat whine in the living room. She scrambled around, claws and fur on a slick hardwood floor, then tore into the bedroom to fuss at me more directly. I gave up, got up, and wandered bleary-eyed to the bathroom — all the while trying to […]