Hope My Place is Still There

There’s a hurricane threatening our other home.

Just last spring, we bought a little winter place in Sarasota, FL. It’s just a small mobile home in a 55+ community. The park has a swimming pool, shuffleboard, tennis courts, and all that stuff. It’s a perfect place to spend the winter.

We originally planned to go down there last week, but then we changed our minds and decided we’d go this week. Good thing we didn’t.

As it stands now we will be going down in a few days to see if our little place is…



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Carol Burt

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.