The cool dawn called to me this morning. In the gray light, before the sun peeked over the mountains, I Read More →

Weeping for the World

Music to Read By This morning I sat weeping for the birds, oysters, shrimp, crabs….for us all. As I breathed Read More →

The Picture Gets Clearer

This morning came in with force and grabbed me by my tee shirt and shook me awake. Two things happened Read More →

Where is CNN now?

Today I walked through the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge so that I could access the beach there. “They” still Read More →

On the Surface

Today I visited Gulf State Park Pier in Gulf Shores, Alabama. This site was heavily oiled a few weeks ago Read More →

Humanity–Definitions to Ponder

When I was growing up I was proud to be a part of humanity because I felt like it truly Read More →

Sixty Seconds

We all enjoy pretty things. Beautiful beaches, healthy birds, smiling sea turtles, children playing in the white sand. Who wouldn’t Read More →

Chemical Soup

Last night I attended a presentation by four scientists on air quality issues related to the BP Gulf Oil Crisis. Read More →


Today I visited the Theodore, Alabama, Oiled Wildlife Rehabilitation Center. For the first time since first coming back to Alabama Read More →

The Big Disconnect

Imagine seeing this on the beach, smelling almost overwhelming heated diesel smell, and watching people in protective gear cleaning the Read More →