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August 29, 2006

Disaster No. 1603

I have to post something.

This has been the most fucked up year of my life.

Night one was like being the last people on earth, with CNN
but no phones or power or way out.

I can't watch the anniversary coverage.

I drive through Lakeview and Gentilly twice a week to go
to UNO, a little island of manicured green lawns in a vast
brown water stained wasteland of broken dreams.

I still haven't been to the lower 9.

I wish I had the energy to do more for other people.

I have my FEMA number memorized.

music: Doves: Lost Souls: Firesuite

candice at August 29, 2006 12:00 AM

Comments

What a thing my friend.

Here's to a better year. Please.

Posted by: Robert Bruce at August 29, 2006 01:57 AM

Cheers to that. Thanks.

Posted by: candice at August 29, 2006 02:09 AM

I doubt there's much I can do here, but holler if there is....if you need to get away for a couple of days, we've always got a spare room.

Posted by: Trevor at August 29, 2006 08:47 AM

Thanks. I'm working on engineering myself a real vacation (maybe even one involving beach) soon enough.

Posted by: candice at August 29, 2006 04:08 PM

Beach...hmm...if you by chance end up in the Cape Cod area, I can probably hook you up there too...my wife has a bunch of family there.

Posted by: Trevor at August 31, 2006 08:03 AM

Venice beach welcomes you. Just email me.

Posted by: Chartreuse at September 5, 2006 09:20 PM

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