52 Weeks, 52 Books – Book 11

It has become blatantly obvious to me that I am falling behind in my quest to read a book per week. So, I've decided to take the week out of the title and just stick with the book...feels more productive that way! Today's book is a delightful romp through the ways in which the electrical … Continue reading 52 Weeks, 52 Books – Book 11


High Quality

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com One of my core beliefs is that if something is worth doing, it is worth doing right...the first time. As a result, I sometimes struggle with my self-imposed deadlines for having posts up, as I talked about in an earlier post. I'm not a believer in posting just for the … Continue reading High Quality

Hope Grows in Our Midst

Photo by Valeria Boltneva on Pexels.com It has been an absolutely brutal week for Emergency Managers around the world. The Ethiopian Airlines crash, fires across Australia and the southern US, and yesterday's shootings in New Zealand...along with all of the other emergencies that didn't make headlines, have all taken up our energy this week. We … Continue reading Hope Grows in Our Midst

Income Inequality and Emergency Management

When each day is a struggle to merely do the basics required of us as people, there is no capacity to take on the challenges posed by a disaster or major emergency.