Category Archives: Hurricanes

Irish weather reporting (adults)

And you wonder why my vocabulary turns to fucking shit when I return to the states. Continue reading

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Arthur celebrates the 4th of July

I am at the “beach” and Hurricane Arthur is sailing past Nantucket at about 90 MPH. The road out of here is flooded and I’m not going anywhere with my car. Certain areas of Dartmouth, New Bedford and Fairhaven have already gotten about a foot of rain and it keeps coming. The wind has extinguished the pilot on my refrigerator and the beer is getting warm. Continue reading

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Sandy and her gang…

Sandy, Irene, Earl, Floyd, Esther,Doria, Gloria, Bob, Danny, Edna, Donna, Carol, Carol again, the Great Atlantic, 1944 and 1938 are names and dates that have had an impact on my family and other “beach” people that celebrate and suffer with coastal living. Continue reading

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