Notes On A Hurricane Evacuation

Mia, who belongs to my friend and evacuation partner, Desiree. This is my bed.

The plan was shelter in place. When I moved from Brooklyn to New Orleans two months ago, I was not an idiot. I was well researched, supplied, and prepared. I spent the better part of a week getting my home and pantry ready to be without power for up to a week in relative comfort and health (I have a gas stove that makes this possible). Then 36 hours before a hurricane slammed into…

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Shani Silver

Shani Silver

Author of A Single Revolution, available on Amazon. Host of A Single Serving Podcast. shanisilver[at]gmail