Tornado warning: Taking shelter from the storm

It sounded like an air-raid siren. Melani grabbed my phone and in the sudden, complete silence inside the car said, “Umn, it’s a tornado warning. We have to find shelter. Now.”


Just me and Hurricane Earl

SULLIVAN’S ISLAND, S.C. – I touched a hurricane today. Hurricane Earl’s deadly riptides have already claimed a surfer somewhere along the East Coast, according to an overheard conversation back in Ocean City. A couple of fishermen were the only other souls at a beach in Sullivan’s Island today and while Melani and Trevor mined the […]