The diary on the earthquake is here by bevenroDEUX.
ShelterBox is getting ready to go to India. Lots of ...
Last Update : from me for now--have to start my day. There's really nothing good coming out of this, except that the epicenter wasn't actually IN Kathmandu or Pokhara. Death toll is currently ...
The DKos community has meant all the difference through a roller coaster of very dark times over the last year and I want to give back.
I don’t have material goods to give but I do have skills ...
A couple of ladies were chatting near my cash register the other day after their lunch, as one admired the other's wallet. "Oh, it was only five hundred dollars," she said to her friend. "I wish I'd ...
An urban ecosystem
If you’ve ever tried to grow anything in your garden you’ve probably had your share of unrealized visions. In your rookie year perhaps the tomatoes never turned red or the ...
Recent articles about the climate have been disturbing not only for their predictions but because they demonstrate the problem that dealing with pieces of the system can create. For example: West ...
I love you California. Your diversity of landscape and natural beauty and your richness of culture and inclusiveness make California one of my favorite places on our planet. California you have ...
According to Munich Re,
a big insurance company that insures the regular insurance companies,
there is a trend of more property damage claims
in the last forty years,
in the area where I live,
The good news is that the economy today is much better than it was six years ago when George W. Bush left office. The bad news is that, despite these improvements, the 40-year decline of the ...