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18 months post Harvey still brings acute pains of sorrow. The storm began before the storm with days spent preparing our home for possible flooding. 2 feet of Brays Bayou terrorized our precious home for 24 hours leaving us weeks of back breaking…

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A collection of stories created by the Associate Dean of Undergraduates and Director of Multicultural Affairs of Rice University's UNIV 110-004 class.

When our local church shelter in Alvin had to close due to imminent flooding plus non-working bathrooms, roughly 500 of us were packed onto buses for some unknown shelter destination outside of Brazoria County. We were initially told they were…

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My story is published in whole on this website:

Irene – Minneapolis: Birthing a Disaster Response Organization

LINK: https://civilhumans.com/2018/09/17/mother-of-all-hurricanes/

INTRODUCTION:

Something extraordinary happened. Five…

wow this a story to rember its so real how oeople can do the elderly and veteran that serve for a dollar my dad rent this house in Missouri city on ruppost now I have been calling landlord wich was the realitt to complain about the lights were…

I had about two and a half feet of water in my house. It rained that night constantly, just constantly. I remember going to the back door and I saw that the water level was right at the edge of my back door. I thought if it doesn't stop raining, it's…

My story is not the typical HARVEY story in that only 2 inches of water came into my downstairs duplex in Third Ward. The bigger damage was from the continuous rain that affected my roof, siding and foundation. In the immediate aftermath I reported…
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