Archive | October, 2012

Surviving Sandy

29 Oct

Faced with the whirling winds and roaring rain as a vengeful Hurricane Sandy scurries up the East Coast, I had a matter of hours to grab the essentials before hunkering down in my motel room. I returned with three bags: one containing dinner from the Olive Garden, one with 4 bottles of 2 liters of water and a third with a six-pack of Smirnoff Ice. The latter surprised me. Never in a million years would I have placed alcohol on my survival shortlist. Continue reading