Diary entries relating to "climate change"
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
New York City got an early Halloween surprise: A superstorm!
It closed down the stock market and the subways, but that city is nothing, if not resourceful
I remember one time, years ago, when there was an incredible blizzard in New York City--people were...
Monday, September 17, 2012
We're having something unusual for people who live near the ocean: a heat wave. Surprisingly, Whitley (who grew up in Texas without air conditioning) is having a harder time bearing it that I am.
As the thermometer creeps up into the 80s and 90s, I get a inkling of what the future may be like for many of us here on Earth.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011
Thomas Wolfe once wrote a novel titled "You Can't Go Home Again," and with the horrible heat wave going on in Southwest Texas right now, that's how I feel. In his poem "The Death of the Hired Man," Robert Frost wrote, "Home is where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in." I feel that way about San...