Posts Tagged twister

Twister Cuts a Path Through Oklahoma and Through My Heart

I need to be working. But for the last four hours or more, I’ve been glued to my laptop. I’m watching live coverage of the horrific Category 5 tornado that has devastated Moore, Oklahoma, which is about 5 minutes north of my hometown. Very early in the piece, KFOR’s weatherman said this two-and-a-quarter mile wide, […]


Blowin’ in the wind, and missing thunder boomers

I thought it was a dog.  Or a kid. It just blasted across the road, right to left.  The car in front had to slam on its brakes to miss it. Turns out, it was a big box moving at high velocity, powered by blustery winds. It reminded me of one of the things that […]