The Hurricane

I’m not sure what I expected to see that day, driving along I-10 through Louisiana.  Devastation was everywhere.  Six months had passed since Hurricane Katrina.  Minutes ahead lay an in-your-face encounter.  It would be sad, and gratifying. The exit from I-10 leading to the state’s New Orleans information center was lined on both sides with … More The Hurricane

The Elbow Follies

Elbow Falls is nestled in a tree-lined valley of the Rocky Mountains.  Hiking trails abound.  Spring floods often change the valley, catching hikers unaware.  Here’s what happened to one pair of venturesome hikers. Larry and Shannon were new to being a couple . . . and they were enjoying it more and more.  They’d discovered … More The Elbow Follies