Category Archives: Disasters

The Items I Would Miss After The Fire

Remember yesterday, when your home was on fire and you got to save five items? That means you left a lot of stuff behind. What are the things you wish you could have taken, but had to leave behind? – Daily … Continue reading

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Five Items I Would Grab in Case of Fire

Your home is on fire. Grab five items (assume all people and animals are safe). What did you grab? – Daily Prompt When I read this question, three things came to mind immediately. First was my phone. It has all … Continue reading

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Handling Crisis Situations

Honestly evaluate the way you respond to crisis situations. Are you happy with the way you react? – Daily Prompt Thankfully I can say that I have not had much experience in a crisis situation. Which is good because I … Continue reading

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Suing Over A Newtown, CT Survivor? Really?

A parent has a child survive a horrible situation where 20 other children and 6 staff members in the same building with them died. To me, that would be the best outcome of any from a situation like that. But … Continue reading

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NRA’s Pitiful Response to Newtown, CT Tragedy

So one week after the horrible tragedy in Newtown, Ct the NRA decides to comment on what occurred. Funerals, memorials, and wakes are still going on. We are days away from families celebrating Christmas with unopened presents left under the … Continue reading

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The Horrible Newton, CT Tragedy

As I am sure is true with all of you, my thoughts and prayers are with the families of all those affected by the horrible tragedy in Newton, CT. I have never understood how anyone could ever bring themselves to … Continue reading

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Bad Things Happening to Good People

One of the hardest things to understand in life is why do bad things happen to good people. Have we as an individual, or in the case of natural disasters we as a community, committed some horrific act that the … Continue reading

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