Still not underwater after leaving my higher ground hideout to return home as I mentioned in my previous post. I really thought things would be slowing down by now. Not at all, moderate rain has been steady since my last post. Street and parking area still seem to be draining well, but I wish I had […]
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Well, The Board has been on something of a hiatus for a few weeks, but I suppose I owe it to my readers to live blog about Harvey. I personally am safe and fairly dry right now and should be safe in a couple of days when this storm finally starts ending for people who […]
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In 1945 Tomiko Konishi survived the atomic bombing of Hiroshima thanks to air raid training and the good fortune of being partially protected from the worst of the flash. In 2008 she made this illustrated account (translation at the link). You can find other artwork on this Hiroshima city webpage.
So far, the world seems to think twice was enough. Maybe this artwork can serve as a reminder why we need to keep it this way.
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