The Mayor of Contiguous City declared this week that seven more years are needed to recover from Katrina. The first two years were clean-up the debris years. The third and fourth years are re-build the infrastructure and the next six would be building housing and businesses.
Imagine what it is like to be a pastor down here.
The debris may be cleaned up in most places but not all. People's spirits and sense of themselves are fractured still. Admits to the psych hospital, behavioral programs and, even the medical hospitals are up. What is inside comes out.
You may be exhausted with my story of life here. I imagine I seem to be mewing endlessly.
My work is nurturing pastors and caregivers around me. This is what I do until I can't face people myself.
St. Casserole, counting the days until the BE